Ransom recovery costs reach $2.73 million

Average ransom payment has increased 500% in the last year, according to Sophos. Organizations that paid the ransom reported an average payment of $2 million, up from $400,000 in 2023. However, ransoms are just one part of the cost. Excluding ransoms, the survey found the average cost of recovery reached $2.73 million, an increase of almost $1 million since the $1.82 million that Sophos reported in 2023. Average ransom payment demand: Unveiling the numbers Despite … Continue reading Ransom recovery costs reach $2.73 million