Why cybersecurity incidents are up 32% from last year

Positive Technologies has released a report revealing an increase in the number of cyber incidents occurring between Q1 2017 and Q1 2018. According to the report, analysts identified a 32% jump in unique cyber incidents.

While a general growth of cybersecurity issues could be considered typical, the report found that several other cybersecurity related concerns have also increased over the year as well. The greatest increase was the use of malware in attacks, up 75% since Q1 last year. In fact, the report found that malware was used in 63% of all attacks.

Read more about the findings of the new report by Positive Technologies on TechRepublic.





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