The article has divided the ransomware preventions steps into two categories: The first category describes the strategy on the system level. The second strategy is depends on human factors, one has to implement and practice these to build the sixth sense in term of information security.
Strategy I (On the System)
1. Data Backup (Online and Offline): This is the most important task that everyone must do. It is highly recommended to take data backup on both online (cloud etc.) and offline (local HDD backup etc.) mode on regular basis to protect your data for any further ransomware attack and destruction.