Ransomware attacks are rising in numbers, but the effects aren’t long-lasting, suggesting that companies are getting better at bouncing back from these types of attacks, a new report has found.
Surveying roughly 900 enterprise professionals from 14 industries, security firm Cymulate found more than a quarter (28%) of organizations suffered a ransomware attack over the last few years, including both SMBs and large enterprises.
However, just 14% of the respondents that experienced an attack were down for at least a week. Almost a fifth (19%) experienced “major damages and interruption to business or reproduction”, while a quarter reported damages relegated to “a few” systems.
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