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US-based organizations are under constant ransomware attacks

June 14, 2021

Organizations located in the USA are under an unprecedented amount of ransomware attacks that will very likely to continue to grow. In 2020 alone, hackers executed more than 65,000 attacks on U.S. institutions, which equals to approximately seven attacks per minute. Even though most of those attacks are purely driven by greed, they often end up causing absolute havoc for companies and consumers.

Panic buying caused gas-shortage on the East Coast with customers paying north of $7 per gallon because of a cybersecurity incident at Colonial Pipeline back in May.

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