Nearly two-thirds of polled organizations hit by ransomware, CyberEdge report

Sixty-one percent of organizations polled in a new survey responded that they’d been hit by a ransomware demand. But, perhaps more troubling was the finding that of those, a third paid the ransom demand. This was but one of the findings in CyberEdge Group’s “2017 Cyberthreat Defense Report,” [PDF, registration required] the research and marketing firm’s fourth-annual look at the top cyberthreats facing organizations – and what IT security personnel are doing to defend against them.

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