After being the target of a cyberattack, have you made the decision to pay a ransom? UK watchdogs advise against ever taking a pinky promise from criminals. In a joint statement, the UK National Cybersecurity Centre (NCSC) and the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) expressed concern over unreported ransomware incidents. We are becoming more worried about what goes on during assaults that we don't hear about, especially ransomware attacks. Organizations have been known to conceal attacks in the hopes that they will disappear and go unnoticed by the public read more Ransom payments double UK worried about unreported attacks.