Threat Update: Top Trends to Focus on for 2012
Speaker: Kevin Haley, Director, Product Management, Security Technology and Response (STAR)
Symantec’s Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR) provides an overview and analysis of the year in global threat activity.
This year’s ISTR gives you greater visibility and analysis into what changed in 2011. There were some significant changes to the threat landscape that you need to know about. The volume and sophistication of threat activity increased substantially, with Symantec blocking more than 5.5 billion attacks in 2011.
Key trends that impact all customers include:
- Malicious attacks increased by 81% – keeping ahead of this tidal wave is critical
- Advanced targeted attacks have expanded to companies of all sizes. SMBs are not immune.
- Mobile threats are exposing businesses and consumers
- The number of data breaches continues to rise
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