Datto’s Global State of the Channel Ransomware Report is comprised of statistics pulled from a survey of 1,400+ managed service providers (MSPs), our partners, and clients, around the world.
The report provides unique visibility into the state of ransomware from the perspective of the IT Channel and their SMB clients who are dealing with these infections on a daily basis. The report provides a wealth of detail on ransomware, including year-over-year trends, frequency, targets, impact, and recommendations for ensuring recovery and continuity in the face of the growing threat.
- Ransomware remains the most prominent malware threat.
- In the first half of 2019 alone, 56% of MSPs report attacks against clients.
- Downtime costs are up by 200% year-over-year.
- MSPs rank phishing emails as the leading cause of successful attacks.
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