Technical Brief

Ransomware & Business Continuity for Data Infrastructure

The threat of cyber-attacks and specifically ransomware is real and top of mind for many IT security professionals. In the early 2000s, ransomware was perceived to be a threat to only small to medium sized businesses (SMB) with studies like The Beazley Report 1 indicating 71% of the attacks in 2018 targeted SMBs. Ransomware has quickly shifted into large enterprise businesses over the years and is and was much more ubiquitous than many once believed.