As an organisation that sees our relationships with channel partners as essential to our ability to react to customer needs, we’re constantly looking to find out what they think. That’s why we polled 164 channel partners across Europe in late 2017 to find out more about their customers’ cybersecurity woes. We then compared these findings with similar end-user research that we’d conducted over the course of the same year.
Ransomware has quickly become one of the largest threats out there for businesses, and it doesn’t look like it’s set to slow down anytime soon. A study by IBM Security found that it accounted for around 40% of all spam messages in 2016, and last year saw some really high profile attacks such as WannaCry and Petya which brought this issue into the public eye.