The Human Toll of Ransomware: How IT Pros Suffer During Incidents

Published by Computer Weekly


Any ransomware attack causes significant challenges for a business or organisation going through such incident. But ransomware attacks also have tremendous impact on the staff – especially IT teams – working on mitigating the attack’s effect.

Read the Occasional Paper: Ransomware: Victim Insights on Harms to Individuals, Organisations and Society, by Jamie MacColl, Dr Pia Hüsch, Dr Gareth Mott, James Sullivan, Dr Jason R. C. Nurse, Sarah Turner and Nandita Pattnaik, RUSI, 16 January 2024