Tuesday, 26 July, 2022 / 05:20 PM - 05:50 PM JST
The Emerging "Private Sector" of Threat Actors
The high profile and intractability of ransomware attacks has been a big payday for the organizations behind these attacks. Reporting revenues in the $100s of Millions, todays threat landscape is witnessing a burgeoning "private sector" of threat actors with defense-grade techniques.
Motivated by financial gain, a greater volume and scope of targets means greater "success." Responding requires key investments in endpoint security, backup and recovery, and a mix of services to back up your team before, during and after an attack, something Gartner found only 13% of firms surveyed were able to avoid in 2021.