Significant numbers from Kaspersky Lab. In 2017:
• 26% of ransomware targets were business users
•65% of businesses hit by ransomware lost access to a significant amount, or all of their data.
•About 95k unique users were hit with ransomware
— Madsqu1rrel (@ErichKron) November 29, 2017
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Erich Kron is the Security Awareness Advocate at KnowBe4, and has over 20 years’ experience in the medical, aerospace manufacturing and defense fields. He is the former security manager for the 2nd Regional Cyber Center-Western Hemisphere.