Mapping the Ransomware Landscape
Understanding the Scope and Sophistication of the Threat

Ransomware grew in magnitude by 35 times last year, and it’s only going to become more prevalent. With ransomware-as-a-service making it easy to launch attacks and bitcoin making it virtually impossible for law enforcement to track ransom payments, there’s no reason for cyber criminals to slow down. Read this Fortinet guide on ransomware to find out what you need to know:

  • Scope of the threat - who is at risk and the astonishing impacts of ransomware.
  • How ransomware happens - how it’s distributed, what the types are, and what a typical workflow looks like.
  • Favorite targets - the most popular industries for ransomware attacks.
  • Takeaways - suggestions to take seriously.