Intelligent CIO Africa Issue 72 | Page 22


Mimecast report highlights ransomware risk and impact on organisations

Mimecast , an email and collaboration security company , has released its latest State of Ransomware Readiness 2 report , and revealed that ransomware has become a primary threat to organisations worldwide , with Middle Eastern companies not spared from the devastating impact of ransomware attacks .

The report found that 59 % of cybersecurity leaders in the UAE have seen the number of cybersecurity
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