Ransomware Attacks Grew 29% in 2021, May Cause Greater Carnage in 2022

groups left no stone unturned to find any new, unpatched weaknesses in software and leverage it for exploitation.

Ransomware emerged as a fast-growing attack vector in 2021, surging by 29% year-over-year and costing organizations billions in lost revenue and ransom payments. A recent study by Ivanti sheds light on the most exploited vulnerabilities of 2021, the industries impacted as a result, and how the ransomware threat will evolve in 2022.