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A cyberpandemic could leave a bigger impact on the economy than even the COVID-19 pandemic. A cyberattack can spread 9 times faster than any biological virus and lie dormant and unnoticed for months while it spreads far and wide. The impact on a digital shutdown of just the size of the. size of a. digital shutdown could destroy up to 20 million infected devices. Recovering from a widespread digital destruction would be costly and take a massive amount of time to remake infrastructure. Tech companies soon afterwards would start struggling from the massive surge in demand.