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ChatGPT is an artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot developed by OpenAI, based on its advanced family of large language models. Since its launch in November 2022, it has outpaced in adoption popular social media platforms, such as Instagram and TikTok, and holds the record for the fastest-growing user base.
Ransomware continues to be a popular and effective tool for cyber criminals, even as alternative methods of attack are becoming increasingly common. In its 2023-2024 National Cyber Threat Assessment, the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (CCCS) calls ransomware a “persistent threat” to Canadian organizations. And in its 2023 Canadian Cyber Threat Intelligence Annual Report, PwC Canada identifies ransomware as a major cyber threat that is becoming more targeted and more sophisticated. Here are some insights from both reports.