Four percent of companies say they are “very confident” in their ability to protect themselves against ransomware attacks, meaning 96% are not quite so confident.
Ransomware exploits a company’s weakest link: The Employees!
Ransomware is a type of malware that prevents you from accessing your data until you pay a ransom which can be quite expensive. The number of ransomware attacks have been growing rapidly since 2015. Last year, the occurrence of ransomware attacks nearly doubled, showing a 172% increase in the first half of 2016 compared to the whole of 2015.