Ransomware (or cyber extortion) is on the rise. In 2021, there has been a spike in the number of reported incidents as well as the amount that cyber hackers are attempting to extort from organizations. It’s important that your organization does every they can to fight these cybercriminals and education is a key piece. Take a look at the top ransomware threats we’ve seen in 2021 till now . 

Ransomware GangAlternate NameAttack %Rank
RevilSodinokibi13.11
ContiRyuk13.12
DarkSide DarkSide11.53
CLOPFancyCat11.54
EgregorMaze8.25
DoppelPaymerBitPaymer6.66
Babuk Babuk4.97
Ragnar LockerLaguner38
AstroLockerAstro39
HotarusFireFly310
Other 2111
Ransomware Ranking

Most Affected Sectors

Most Affected Countries

Year On Year Attack Trend

Still we are in the center of the 2021 , many more to come like attack trend says . Organization need to be vigilant, Follow Defence in Depth , User has to be trained for Security hygiene .