Cyber criminals are still successfully conducting ransomware campaigns while demanding higher ransoms than ever – and things could be about to get a lot worse.

Ransomware is one of the biggest threats facing businesses. An organization that falls victim to a ransomware attack – which sees cyber criminals use malware to encrypt the network, rendering it inoperable – will quickly find itself unable to do business at all.

Cyber criminals lock down networks like this for one simple reason: it’s the quickest and easiest way to make money from a compromised organization and they’re unlikely to get caught.

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