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Email Security Risk Report 2023

Email security risks in Microsoft 365 Organizations remain vulnerable to advanced phishing attacks, human error, and data exfiltration. 93% of the cybersecurity leaders who were surveyed for this report stated their organization had suffered an email security incident in the last 12 months. 99% of Cybersecurity leaders, meanwhile, admitted to being stressed about email security. …

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Enemy at the Gates

Financial services is among the industries that have been the heaviest hit by cybercrime — from the heyday of the Zeus and other banking trojans to Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks, modern phishing attacks, and ransomware. FinServ is a vital sector that plays a major role not only in the lives of people, but also in …

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Threat Report T2 2022

Welcome to the T2 2022 issue of the ESET Threat Report! The past four months were the time of summer vacations for many of us in the northern hemisphere. It appears that some malware operators also took this time as an opportunity to possibly rest, refocus, and reanalyze their current procedures and activities. According to …

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Q1 2022 Threat Landscape: Threat Actors Target Email for Access and Extortion

In Q1 2022, Kroll observed a 54% increase in phishing attacks being used for initial access in comparison with Q4 2021. Email compromise and ransomware were the two most common threat incident types, highlighting the integral part played by end users in the intrusion lifecycle. Kroll continues to observe widely-publicized vulnerabilities such as ProxyShell and …

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The 2021 Cost of Phishing Study

Ponemon Institute is pleased to present the results of The 2021 Cost of Phishing Study sponsored by Proofpoint. Initially conducted in 2015, the purpose of this research is to understand the risk and financial consequences of phishing. For the first time in this year’s study we look at the threats and costs created by business …

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Internet Security Report for Q4 2019

Many of the fears that occupy peoples’ attention, and drive big headlines in the media, are indeed scary and tragic. That said, they are also so statistically unlikely to happen that they shouldn’t receive such a disproportionate amount of attention in comparison to threats that are more mundane, don’t drive click-bait headlines, but have a …

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