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Average Ransomware Payment Significantly Increases Risk


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2020-12-02 16:16:07
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The average ransomware payout has increased by 178% over the past year, according to researchers at Atlas VPN. In Q4 2019, the payments averaged $84,000. By Q3 2020, the average payment had risen to $234,000. These numbers have steadily increased each quarter.




The average ransomware payout has increased by 178% over the past year, according to researchers at Atlas VPN. In Q4 2019, the payments averaged $84,000. By Q3 2020, the average payment had risen to $234,000. These numbers have steadily increased each quarter.




Source: KnowBe4
Source Link: https://blog.knowbe4.com/average-ransomware-payment-significantly-increases-risk


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