U.S. SME ransomware unleashing 2016

Most common ways that SMEs in the United States fell victim to their most recent ransomware attack as of September 2016

U.S. SME ransomware unleashing 2016 This statistic ranks the most common ways that SMEs in the United States fell victim to their most recent ransomware attack as of September 2016. According to the survey, 43 percent of respondents said the ransomware was unleashed by phishing or social engineering.
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Most common ways that SMEs in the United States fell victim to their most recent ransomware attack as of September 2016

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Percentage of respondents
Phishing/social engineering43%
Insecure or spoofed website30%
Malvertisements15%
Social media8%
Media4%
Percentage of respondents
Phishing/social engineering43%
Insecure or spoofed website30%
Malvertisements15%
Social media8%
Media4%
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This statistic ranks the most common ways that SMEs in the United States fell victim to their most recent ransomware attack as of September 2016. According to the survey, 43 percent of respondents said the ransomware was unleashed by phishing or social engineering.
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