3 takeaways from a modern data hack that hits closer to home

In May of this year, a company in the USA paid $4.4 million dollars in bitcoin to release their company from the clutches of a ransomware attack. At the time, this attack was just one of the 303 million (on average) ransomware attacks that happen a year globally. A drop in the ransomware ocean, it seemed. The ransom paid wasn’t …