Prevention is security’s best hope against ransomware

The pace and aggressiveness of ransomware attacks have ramped up - Southeast Asia alone has seen a 600% increase in cybercrime - and it has galvanised governments around the globe to become increasingly security conscious, joining forces to shore up defences against malicious actors. Organisations should be focusing on prevention rather than reaction, taking a Zero Trust approach to cybersecurity. This report examines responses from more than 400 IT practitioners in APAC-based organisations on the ransomware threat and their strategic priorities to conquer it.