The SpyCloud Ransomware Defense Report 2022
An annual benchmark of organizations’ preparedness and strategies to close the gaps
Our annual survey of 300+ security leaders in the US, Canada, and UK revealed that despite 86% increasing budget to protect against ransomware, 90% of organizations reported being affected by ransomware in the last 12 months – leaving security teams with little confidence in their defenses.
But there is hope. With credentials at the forefront of protecting employee identities, we were intrigued to find multi-factor authentication (MFA) in use at almost all organizations and that monitoring for compromised credentials saw a significant increase year-over-year, from 44% to 73%. And with the increased severity and frequency of malware infections, a majority of respondents agree that credential-stealing malware – especially on unmanaged devices accessing the network – is a growing concern as a hard-to-detect entry point for ransomware.
The 2022 SpyCloud Ransomware Defense Report benchmarks the challenges and proactive approaches to fighting against ransomware. Download the report to:
- Benchmark your preparedness measures
- Assess the challenges of third-party risk and the increased severity of malware and data breaches
- Understand the vulnerabilities created by the riskiest entry points for ransomware
- Determine how effective your countermeasures are compared to your peers
Protect your business from malware risks by acting on compromised assets most likely to lead to future ransomware attacks
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