Trellix has released the Advanced Threat Research Report: January 2022, with findings regarding ransomware between July to September 2021. Researched showed that the top three industries which were the most targeted with ransomware attacks were banking, utilities and retail. Other sectors which were significant targets for attacks included education, government and industrial services. Banking and finance showed to be the most prevalent, accounting for 22% of detected attacks. In response to these findings, an expert with Gurucul has offered perspectives.