M&A advisor: How to protect deals from targeted ransomware attacks
Abstract: Merger and acquisition volume is expected to rebound to pre-pandemic levels in 2023, according to a recent survey by Citizens Bank. The survey also found that sellers are increasingly seeking guidance from financial professionals to maximize the price. However, there’s a new reason for sellers to seek professional advice — to lower the risk of ransomware attacks. This article explains how these frauds are perpetrated and provides prevention tips.