Malwarebytes Releases Global State of Malware Report, Finds 2016 as Year Threat Reality Catches Up to Threat Hype

New global cybercriminal attack patterns emerge as ransomware, ad fraud and botnets evolve

  • Ransomware became favorite attack methodology used against businesses in the U.S. and Europe
  • Ad fraud emerged as a primary threat, outpacing ransomware
  • Botnets took advantage of IoT devices and spread rapidly in Asia and Europe
  • Europe: the most malware-impacted continent

Read more at https://press.malwarebytes.com/2017/01/31/malwarebytes-releases-global-state-of-malware-report-finds-2016-as-year-threat-reality-catches-up-to-threat-hype/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social