Leading families of encryption ransomware 2018

Most commonly encountered families of encryption ransomware in 2018

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 4, 2019
Leading families of encryption ransomware 2018 This statistic shows the most commonly encountered families of encryption ransomware in 2018. During the measured year, 29.32 percent of users attacked with encryption ransomware had encountered WannaCry.
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Most commonly encountered families of encryption ransomware in 2018

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Share of users attacked with encryption ransomware
WannaCry / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Wanna29.32%
(generic verdict) / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Phny11.43%
GranCrab / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.GandCrypt6.67%
Cryakl / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Cryakl4.59%
PolyRansom/VirLock / Virus.Win32.PolyRansom2.86%
(generic verdict) / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Gen2.4%
Shade / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Shade2.29%
Cerber / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Zerber2.2%
Purgen/GlobeImposter / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Purgen1.82%
Crysis/Dharma / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Crusis1.72%
Share of users attacked with encryption ransomware
WannaCry / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Wanna29.32%
(generic verdict) / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Phny11.43%
GranCrab / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.GandCrypt6.67%
Cryakl / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Cryakl4.59%
PolyRansom/VirLock / Virus.Win32.PolyRansom2.86%
(generic verdict) / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Gen2.4%
Shade / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Shade2.29%
Cerber / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Zerber2.2%
Purgen/GlobeImposter / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Purgen1.82%
Crysis/Dharma / Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Crusis1.72%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 4, 2019
This statistic shows the most commonly encountered families of encryption ransomware in 2018. During the measured year, 29.32 percent of users attacked with encryption ransomware had encountered WannaCry.
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