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Ransomware Attacks Increase During Holidays & Weekends--When Security Teams Are Least Prepared

Incident response plans can help all organizations’ security teams mobilize when incidents do occur.


A TIMELY REMINDER

Recently, a cybersecurity research group, Cybereason, published its findings in a white paper titled Organizations at Risk 2022: Ransomware Attackers Don't Take Holidays, and according to their research over the past year, the primary causes of costly security breaches—and longer investigation times—is a combination of insufficient security operations centers (SOCs) staffing and nonexistent or untested Incident Response Plans (IRPs).