February 28, 2018
Datto's State of the Channel Ransomware Report - ANZ
We recently gathered data from roughly 100 Managed Service Providers (MSPs) serving nearly 160,000 small-to-mid-sized businesses (SMBs) across Australia and New Zealand.
We have published our findings in Datto’s State of the Channel Ransomware Report - ANZ to provide unique visibility into the state of ransomware from the perspective of the IT Channel and their SMB clients who are dealing with these infections on a daily basis.
The report provides a wealth of detail on ransomware, including year-over-year trends, frequency, targets, impact, and recommendations for ensuring
recovery and continuity in the face of the growing threat.
Let’s take a look at a few of the key stats from the report.
ANZ SMBs report more instances of multiple attacks in a single day than the rest of the world. (35 percent in ANZ compared to the global average of 26 percent)
92 percent report clients have suffered from ransomware attacks in the past 2 years.
Fewer than 21 percent of attacks are reported to the authorities
For even more information on the current landscape of ransomware in ANZ, check out the full report today!