A recent cybercrime research study
of 60 countries reveals that Japan is standing in the top five most cyber-secure countries across the world. However, with the increase of mobile and computer ransomware attacks, its leading position has dropped by 4 positions, compromising Denmark, Sweden, Ireland, and Norway. Moreover, in 2021 the number of cleared cyber crime cases in Japan has increased by 23,6%, with a historic high of 12,209 cases, according to Statista
That is why Japan started taking many different steps to improve its security and resistance to ransomware attacks. This strategy has been announced at the country level by Japan's Communication Ministry, which tabled a set of guidelines to mitigate risks and incidence response to cyberattacks.
Along with that, more and more companies started searching for other ways to strengthen their security in digital. One of the most common practices, that are widely used nowadays, is learning from the experience of other companies. This approach can help to define the weak points in a company's security, as well as understand what tactics ransomware uses to bypass the security system and harvest the sensitive data.
In this article, we'll uncover the most infamous and high-profile cybersecurity breaches that can help you to prevent potential system attacks and enhance your company's security performance.