Cybercriminals have increasingly turned their attention to the web, which has become by far the predominant area of attack. Those who would do harm to our computer systems for profit or malice always manage to focus their efforts on our most vulnerable weak spots. Today, that is the web, for a wide number of reasons. Download to find out why and what you can do to protect yourself.
Why are mobile attacks exploding now, after remaining just over the horizon for several years? The reasons include increasing opportunities for mobile app-related attacks, the increasing sophistication and ingenuity of cybercriminals, and end-user ignorance of the risks. Find out more on how MDM vendors, carriers, service providers and app stores can protect users from malicious mobile apps.
This research paper intends to provide a brief summary of the cybercriminal underground and shed light on the basic types of hacker activity in Russia. It discusses fundamental concepts that Russian hackers follow and the information they share with their peers. It also examines prices charged for various types of services, along with how prevalent the given services are in advertisements. The primary features of each type of activity and examples of associated service offerings are discussed as well. Read this paper.
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