With mounds of data created on a daily basis and businesses looking to capitalize on that data, there’s a high probability of getting hacked by ill-intended parties or having a ransomware attack.
CyberEdge Group’s latest Cyberthreat Defense Report shows over one-third of ransomware victims end up paying the ransom.
Here are the numbers:
61 percent | Percentage of organizations attacked by ransomware in 2016
One in five | Respondents unhappy with Microsoft’s available Office 365 protections
33 percent | Percentage of organizations that paid a ransom
79 percent | Percentage of organizations targeted by successful cyberattacks
75 percent | Percentage of organizations that say their cyber insurance investment is adequate