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The Average Ransomware Payment Is Rising

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The Average Ransomware Payment Is Rising

The threat of ransomware attacks grows with sophistication, when hackers infect devices with a virus and hold data hostage until a sum of money has been paid, As the attacks adapt, so do the payments. "According to Coveware's Q4 2018 Global Ransomware Marketplace Report, the average ransom increased by 13% to $6733 in Q4 2018 compared to Q3's $5973."

The report is done by Coveware and hosted on CTOvision. Read more here.