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[Blog] 7 Surprising Ransomware Statistics Detailed in New Infographic

In Cyber Security Strategyby Lauren Bellero

Did you know that the estimated annual global revenue from ransomware attacks is predicted to reach $1 billion in 2019? The Delta Risk team just released a new infographic with surprising ransomware statistics. The infographic includes details on monetary cost and the frequency of attacks.

If your organization or business is concerned about ransomware attacks or just wants to stay updated on the latest news, you’ll find this blog and the accompanying infographic beneficial.

Surprising Ransomware Statistics

It’s no secret that ransomware attacks have been ramping up at an alarming rate. Ransomware attacks on businesses are predicted to skyrocket in frequency to every 14 seconds by the end of 2019. Additionally, business detections of ransomware jumped up by 365% from Q2 2018 to Q2 2019.

Ransomware In the News

The recent ransomware attack on local governments in Texas, on Baltimore’s city government, a school district in Arizona, and court systems in Philadelphia and Georgia are just a few that have made the news.

So, how can you make sure your organization, business or government doesn’t become the latest statistic? Check out our ransomware infographic here.

Do you have a disaster recovery plan if you’re affected by a ransomware attack? Let Delta Risk help.