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New study puts ransomware threats and impacts in context

OwnBackup has announced the findings of a global survey conducted by Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) that reveals that 79 percent of respondent organizations have been targeted by ransomware within the past 12 months. Of those nearly three quarters said the attack was successful, meaning that it disrupted business operations.

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Machine learning in cyber security: a structured approach

Machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) have become frequent buzzwords in the cyber security space. Security teams have an urgent need for more automated methods for detecting threats and malicious user activity and ML offers a better future. Melissa Ruzzi offers some advice for how to introduce it to your organization.

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