As DDoS attack tactics evolve, Communication Service Providers1 (CSP) at the ASN level are facing a new challenge posed by diffused and stealthy volumetric attacks designed to evade detection. The new tactic resembles the way Mongol troops executed battles some 700 years ago. Like the Mongols, today’s perpetrators thoroughly study the targeted landscape prior to mounting their attacks.
The report uncovers phishing cyberattack trends across more than 15 industries and details the fundamental cybersecurity knowledge of more than 7,000 working adults in Australia, the U.S., France, Germany, Italy, Japan, and the UK. Data from tens of millions of simulated phishing attacks sent over a one-year period were analysed along with nearly 15,000 cybersecurity professional survey responses, from both Proofpoint customers and outside organisations, to provide an in-depth look at state of global phishing attacks.
Ponemon Institute is pleased to present the results of The 2019 State of Password and Authentication Security Behaviors Report, sponsored by Yubico. The purpose of this study is to understand the beliefs and behaviors surrounding password management and authentication practices for individuals both in the workplace and at home. The goal was to understand if these beliefs and behaviors align, and why or why not.
Datto’s State of the Channel Ransomware Report is comprised of statistics pulled from a survey
of 200+ managed service providers (MSPs), our partners and customers, across Australia and New Zealand. The report provides unique visibility into the state of ransomware from the perspective of the IT Channel and their SMB clients who are dealing with these infections on a daily basis. The report provides a wealth of detail on ransomware, including year-over-year trends, frequency, targets, impact, and recommendations for ensuring recovery and continuity in the face of the growing threat.