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Here at DTS InfoTech we’re so concerned about Ransomware that we’ve posted numerous blog posts about this threat over the years. We’ve been busy writing about this threat since January, 2015.

Really? Why so many posts on an under reported topic?

Because Ransomware is a global scourge. This is not an exaggeration.

Ransomware is a global attack with devastating results to the organizations that did not successfully defend themselves. We’ve seen the devastation from a successful Ransomware attack.

So, we know a thing or two about this phenomenon known as Ransomware.

That said, this is our second post in this series entitled Ransomware 101. You can read the first post here.

Ransomware is extremely common, making it the top cybersecurity concern now and for the foreseeable future.

If you’re in a leadership position in your organization you must be ready and able to defend against Ransomware right now. Don’t wait til tomorrow to get ready, or until you can schedule the time. Do it now.

Update your cybersecurity plan and make sure you can defend your organization against this growing global threat.

Here’s 4 facts about Ransomware happening right now:

Fact #1 The FBI reported a 300% increase in cybercrimes like Ransomware since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic  

Fact #2 Ransomware attacks have increased over 97 percent in the past two years  

#3 A new cyberattack is attempted every 39 seconds  

Fact #4 51% of businesses have been impacted by ransomware in the last year

Here’s 2 predictions on Ransomware for 2021:

  • A Ransomware attack will take place every 11 seconds  
  • Ransomware costs will reach $20 billion

Are you ready to defend your organization? If you're not, DTS InfoTech can help!

Most small businesses do not have the expertise, tech-savvy, or time for Ransomware. If this describes you, we can help.

If you would like more information, please give us a call, we’re always happy to chat, and the call is  FREE! Thanks for watching!

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Dedicated to your success,

Wally Moore

Business Development Manager

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