Majority of ransomware victims are hit with a second attack after paying up

“It does not pay to cave in to the demands of ransomware attackers, a new report from cybersecurity firm Cybereason argues.

Polling 1,300 security professionals around the world, the company found that 84 percent of businesses that decided to pay the ransom suffered a second attack. In more than half of cases, they were attacked by the same threat actors that conducted the initial assault.” – read more at ITProPortal!