Why the pandemic has been a catalyst for ransomware attacks and what to do about it

Apr 20, 2021

As a result of the pandemic and the subsequent shift of workloads to the cloud, we are continuing to witness an increase in the number of ransomware attacks and the damage it is causing to businesses across the globe. A recent survey conducted by Datto confirmed the rise in attacks – with 42 percent of European managed service providers (MSPs) reporting that remote working due to COVID-19 has resulted in more ransomware incidents.