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Symantec Intelligence Report: December 2014

The monthly intelligence report, provides the latest analysis of cyber security threats, trends, and insights from the Symantec intelligence team concerning malware, spam, and other potentially harmful business risks.
20 pages, 1.08 Mb

Highlights from December 2014 Intelligence Report

Key Findings

  • There were eight data breaches reported that took place within the month of December.
  • 14 new data breaches were reported during December that took place between January and November.
  • The most commonly encountered malware in December was Trojan.Swifi.
  • A new zero-day vulnerability (CVE-2014-9163) was disclosed during the month of December.
Top Types of Information Breached
Top Types of Information Breached

Top Types of Information Breached



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