Cyber attackers upped their game in 2017, warns report

Ransomware topped the list of profit-motivated attacks in 2017, but geopolitical conflicts also spilled into cyber space, with activists and jihadists exploiting the internet, according to Flashpoint. “Cyber criminals in 2017 proved inventive, developing clever new schemes to evade the latest in fraud detection and…

Business, Political Leaders List Cyber Attacks, Geopolitical Tensions as Top Concerns: WEF Survey

Article 0 Comments The threat of large-scale cyber attacks and a “deteriorating geopolitical landscape” since the election of U.S. President Donald Trump have jumped to the top of the global elite’s list of concerns, the World Economic Forum said ahead of its annual meeting in…