An interactive visualisation of ~200 recent ransomware attacks around the world, displaying a clear trend…

These are a growing, non-discriminating scourge crossing every sector and potentially any organisation.

We’ve charted most recent and notable ones. Flagging, where possible, when ransoms have actually been paid (but most outcomes are ‘unknown’). Let us know if we’ve missed any major ones.

A work-in-progress. We’ll keep this updated.

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David McCandless
http://www.informationisbeautiful.net

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