Ransomware Attacks Quadrupled in 2016
Friday, 02 03 2017, Category: Technology, Country: World
Specialty insurer Beazley, which offers data breach response insurance, said its specialized breach response unit saw ransomware attacks quadruple in 2016 and the insurer projects they will double again in 2017.
Nearly half of these attacks occurred in the healthcare sector, according to the Beazley Breach Insights – January 2017 findings.
Source: Insurance Journal