Know Your Enemy

Ransomware is a $1 billion business that often evades traditional anti-malware. Learn what you’re up against and how to stop it.

Stop Ransomware Now

Sophos Intercept X is proven to stop ransomware in its tracks by blocking the unauthorized encryption of files.

Stop Ransomware with Sophos Intercept X


The proven CryptoGuard capabilities in Sophos Intercept X block ransomware - including all Wanna and Petya variants – as soon as it starts trying to encrypt your files, returning data to its original state:

  • Protects endpoints from ransomware attacks
  • Automatically rolls back encrypted file changes with no loss of data
  • Stops both local and remote file encryption

54% of organizations have been hit by ransomware over the past year - twice on average.

Download the State of Endpoint Security Today - a global survey of 2,700 IT decision-makers to see how much ransomware is costing organizations, if their endpoint security is keeping up and much more.

Anti-Ransomware Resources for You and Yours

This free anti-ransomware kit is packed with useful information for IT Managers as well as tools to educate users on the threat, including:

  • Anti-ransomware security checklist
  • How to stop ransomware whitepaper
  • Posters for your workplace
  • PPT presentation to educate employees
  • Recorded webinar for employees
  • Email promoting webinar

Get Under the Skin of Ransomware


Get Complete Ransomware Protection

In addition to stopping ransomware at the endpoint, block this threat at every point in your security infrastructure




Sophos Server protection blocks the unauthorized encryption of your high value server files with no loss of data.

Sophos Intercept X gives you the best anti-ransomware protection available, stopping the unauthorized encryption of files with no loss of data.

Sophos Phish Threat sends simulated phishing attacks to your organization, testing preparedness against real world attacks.

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Anti-Ransomware Settings for Sophos Products

Sophos solutions defend you against ransomware and other
advanced threats. Make sure you apply the best practice
settings for maximum protection.