Held Hostage: Combatting the Growing Threat and Costs of Ransomware
One cyber threat looms far above the rest: Ransomware. It’s one of the worst and most effective, which is why it is the preferred weapon for criminals. Learn more about this malicious software — including how to protect against it— before it hits your organization.
This white paper provides a deeper understanding of ransomware, including the potential costs businesses face, which are substantially more than just the ransom.
Key takeaways include:
Ransomware accounted for 30% of all U.S. cyberattacks in 2020
Global ransomware attacks grew 151% in the first half of 2021
The overall cost of a single data breach in 2021 is now $4.24 million
Total cost of damages of attacks is expected to hit $20 billion in 2021