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Ransomware accounted for 41% of all cyber insurance claims in H1 2020

September 10, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Ransomware incidents have accounted for 41% of cyber insurance claims filed in the first half of 2020, according to a report published today by Coalition, one of the largest providers of cyber insurance services in North America.

The high number of claims comes to confirm previous reports from multiple cyber-security firms that ransomware is one of today’s most prevalent and destructive threats.

“Ransomware doesn’t discriminate by industry. We’ve seen an increase in ransom attacks across almost every industry we serve,” Coalition added.

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