Ransomware attacks have seen year-on-year growth, with no signs of slowing down. And cybercriminals are using new ransomware tactics, while also diversifying their target industries. The financial consequences of a ransomware attack are enough to put any organization on edge – and if it isn’t, you haven’t been paying attention. According to Sharkstriker, there have been an estimated 2.3 billion ransomware attacks in 2022, an 80% increase since 2021 (Zscaler, 2022).
As 2023 nears the halfway mark, we‘ll take a quick look at the top five ransomware attacks that have already impacted businesses and government organizations across the globe.
In this on-demand webinar Imprivata cybersecurity experts will unpack these attacks. Watch this webinar to:
- Learn about the newest tactics in ransomware
- Take a deep dive into some of the major ransomware attacks and how they happened
- Uncover five steps you can take to prevent them
“71% of companies worldwide were affected by ransomware in 2022 alone and 62.9% of the victims of ransomware attacks paid the ransom.” (Statista)