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Sept. 14, 2022, 6:48 p.m. | SC Staff

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Seventy-seven percent of mid-sized retail organizations experienced ransomware attacks last year, representing a 75% increase from 2020, while organizations impacted by attacks paid an average ransom of $226,044 in 2021, compared with $147,811, according to The Record, a news site by cybersecurity firm Recorded Future.

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