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SMB’s Guide to Ransomware

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54% of surveyed businesses in an annual Sophos publication reported being hit by a Ransomware attack in 2017. An additional 31% reported that they feared they would be on the receiving end of an attack in the near future.

The Smarter SMB's Guide to Ransomware

* The average cost of a ransomware attack (including network costs, downtime, lost productivity, replacement costs and additional IT support needed) was $133,000 in 2017. Five percents of surveyed businesses reported it cost them between $1.3 million and $6 million to resolve the issue and this was before factoring in the cost of any ransom paid!

* Have you already been hit once and think lightning won’t strike twice? Over half of those victimized by a Ransomware attack, reported they were hit more than once. 1 in 5 small businesses are shut down due to Ransomware.

* With all this being said, if you haven’t done so already, it’s time to take your network security seriously. Visiting this page is a great first step and shows you may be worried about an attack or have already fallen victim to one.

* Do yourself, your business and your employees a favor and download this FREE E-Book as a first step to navigating through the very real and very dangerous world of Ransomware and email attacks.


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