Sophos' annual study of the real-world ransomware experiences of IT professionals working at the frontline has revealed an ever more challenging attack environment together with the growing financial and operational burden ransomware places
on its victims. It also shines new light on the relationship between ransomware and cyber insurance, and the role insurance is playing in driving changes to cyber defenses.
About the survey
Sophos commissioned research agency Vanson Bourne to...
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The team never imagined that their invention would ignite what is now a multi-billion-dollar..
Stories of organizations crippled by ransomware regularly dominate the IT news headlines, and accounts of six- and seven-figure ransom demands are commonplace. But do the news stories tell the full story?
To understand the reality behind the headlines, Sophos commissioned an independent survey of 5,000 IT managers across 26 countries. The findings provide brand new insight into what actually happens once ransomware hits. It reveals the percentage of attacks that successfully encrypt data; how ma
Phishing scams are one of the most common cyber threats that businesses face in the workplace. These scams can steal sensitive data or even install malware on a computer. Understanding the most effective ways to avoid these schemes is essential for any company in today's work environment. Here are the five most common phishing scams that companies face on a regular basis.