The statistics are chilling. Last year, there were nearly 300 million ransomware attacks. That’s a 72% increase during the pandemic. And each successful attack nets an average ransom of $300,000. That number represents a 171% increase during the same period. And the threat is escalating as attackers become more organized, more capable, and exploit new entry points, like mobile and edge devices.
Link: Why Cloud-Native Apps Need Ransomware Protection