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Symantec Intelligence Report: January 2015

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, 1.01 Mb

Highlights from January 2015 Intelligence Report

Key Findings

  • Finance, Insurance, & Real Estate overtook Manufacturing in the Top-Ten Industries targeted for the month of January.
  • There were ten data breaches reported in January that took place during the same month. In comparison, there were 14 new data breaches reported during January that took place between February and December of 2014.
  • Vulnerabilities are up during the month of January, with 494 disclosed and two zero-days discovered.
Top Types of Information Breached
Top Types of Information Breached

Top Types of Information Breached



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