3 types of attacks of ransomware

3 types of attacks of ransomware : Cyber-thef, extortion and sabotage


2017 was the year of ransomware, the most significant threat in the cybersecurity sector both for large companies and SMEs, as well as users. Attacks like WannaCry and Petya held computers around the world to ransom and hit the headlines in newspapers in countries across the globe. In fact, last year the cost of ransomware hit around 5 billion dollars, making this Trojan the most powerful, sophisticated type of cyberattack around, and marking a 350% increase compared with 2016.

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