Ransomware costs doubled in Q4 2019

Average ransom payments soared by 104% to $84,116, up from $41,198 in the quarter

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The cost of ransomware attacks more than doubled in Q4 2019, the latest research from Coveware has concluded, following a significant increase in Ryuk and Sodinokibi breaches.

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