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20% of Ransomware Victims Lost Data Even After Paying

December 7, 2018 | Content Aggregator - Single Slide | Malware and Advanced Threats

Of the organizations that were victims of a ransomware attack, 39 percent paid ransom in Bitcoin or other currency, but only 20 percent paid and actually recovered their data. Another 53 percent didn’t pay and still recovered their data.
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