Targeted attacks will become rampant in more countries as hackers have found success targeting victims around the world, according to Trend Micro Inc in the most recent edition of its annual security predictions report, 'Trend Micro Security Predictions for 2015 and Beyond: The Invisible Becomes Visible.'
The Dell SonicWALL Threat Research Team has released its annual threat report, which revealed trends in zero-day vulnerabilities and new cybercriminal tactics.
The year 2013 saw cyber-criminals continuing to professionalise their ‘industry,’ offering easy to buy and use services that amplified the scale of cyber-crime to levels never seen before, according to Sophos.
The theft, misuse and exploitation of privileged accounts has become an increasingly key tactic in each phase of an advance persistent threat (APT) attack cycle, and this will largely continue into next year, said enterprise security solutions vendor CyberArk, outlining its security predictions for 2014.
Fortinet has rolled out FortiGuard Labs’ 2014 security predictions, highlighting five threats to watch out for next year.