Cybercrime Success: Most Businesses Infected with Ransomware Have Paid Ransom

IBM Security this week revealed results from a study finding 70 percent of businesses infected with ransomware have paid ransom to regain access to business data and systems.

In comparison, over 50 percent of consumers surveyed said they would not pay to regain access back to personal data or devices (aside from financial data), according to the IBM X-Force study, “Ransomware: How Consumers and Businesses Value Their Data.” TechVibes.com

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