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Ransomware attacks are prevalent and with today's rapid distribution, it is no longer a matter of "if" but a matter of "when". The cost of business disruption from ransomware and other malware is significant. The Ponemon Institute estimates the average loss at $3 million. The financial risks associated include direct revenue impact, lost productivity, and recovery costs.

This business risk calculator can be used to determine your potential exposure to costly operational interruptions. Click here for the explanation of how the calculations are tabulated.

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Operational business days for companies that operate Monday through Friday would be 260. For companies that operate everyday, use 365.

You also might subtract the days used for recognized holidays.


Number of Endpoints includes desktops, laptops, and servers with access to IT systems supporting business operations


Average annual pay per employee

The average US annual pay per employee is $47,060

2019 US Bureau of Labour Statistics

Average annual pay per admin

The average US annual pay per employee is $64,237

2019 Salary.com

This is the time it takes to return to an endpoint to its pre-infected state (in hours).


35% of ransomware victims take 6 to 7 days to regain access to Business systems and data.


How Are These Calculations Tabulated

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