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Crime Pays, But Criminals Don't De-Crypt

The recent Sophos Group State of Ransomware 2021 report includes the telling statistic that " [O]n average, only 65% of the encrypted data was restored after the ransom was paid." Sophos surveyed more than 5400 IT departments around the world.

Despite this, about a third of ransomware victims decide to pay.


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