2017 Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR): A Review of the Threat Landscape

Presented by

Kevin Haley, Director of Product Management for Symantec Security Technology and Response

About this talk

2016 saw major shifts in techniques used by targeted attackers, the continued rise of ransomware and significant attacks from IoT devices. This webinar will share data from ISTR 22 to better understand the threats and trends that will affect us in 2017. It will cover key findings of the report and best practices to keep us protected in 2017. Get the facts in this highly respected research report and learn why: •Targeted attacks aimed at politically motivated sabotage and subversion has increased at alarming rates •One in 131 emails contained a malicious link or attachment – highest rate in five years •Size of ransoms spiked 266 percent; U.S. top targeted country as 64 percent of Americans pay their ransom •CIOs have lost track of how many cloud apps are used inside their companies – When asked most will say up to 40 when in reality the number nears 1,000 Be the first to gain insight into the latest cyber threat trends and learn steps you can take to improve your security posture in 2017.

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