The number of cyber-threats identified and blocked by Trend Micro rose by 20% in 2020 to more than 62.6 billion. Averaging out at 119,000 cyber-threats per minute, the huge figure was included in the company’s annual roundup, “A Constant State of Flux: Trend Micro 2020 Annual Cybersecurity Report,” released earlier today. Email-borne threats such […]

The gaming sector has been one of the most lucrative targets for cybercriminals to make some quick bucks. From DDoS attacks to data theft and ransom demands, video and online game developers are constantly facing a barrage of cyberattacks. Recently, Big Huge Games was targeted by hackers. Quick insights The […]

Fraudsters may increasingly be moving away from major corporate scams to target large numbers of consumers for very small amounts, according to a new think tank report. The report from RUSI, The UK’s Response to Cyber Fraud, is intended to provide long-term recommendations for government and private sector organizations to […]

The average time it took for attackers to move from initial infection to lateral movement and beyond halved lasted year, in a sign that organizations are failing in detection and response, according to CrowdStrike. The security vendor’s 2021 CrowdStrike Global Threat Report is compiled from its threat intelligence, managed threat hunting and cloud […]

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we live and function. In the same vein, the cybersecurity world has been drastically changed by it too. Cybercrimes have seen an unparalleled surge and businesses are facing hard times dealing with it.  What’s going on? We all know that the attack surface […]