Cybersecurity Digest #20: 1/03/2021 – 12/03/2021

Cybersecurity News

Cybersecurity Blog Posts

Research and analytics

  • Mobile Malware Evolution 2020 report by Kaspersky Lab has shown that the share of adware attacks increased in relation to mobile malware in general. Whereas it was 12.85% in 2019, it reached 14.62% in 2020.
  • According to Check Point Research´s Brand Phishing Report – Q4 2020, Microsoft still leads the top ten-brand phishing in the last quarter of 2020, with many websites trying to impersonate Microsoft login screens and steal user credentials.
  • The 2020 Intel Product Security Report has shown that 92% of vulnerabilities addressed are the direct result of Intel’s investment in product security assurance. 109 of the 231 CVEs (47%) published were discovered internally by Intel employees.
  • According to Zimperium analysis, 14% of iOS and Android apps that use cloud storage had unsecure configurations and were vulnerable to a number of significant issues that exposed PII, enabled fraud or exposed IP or internal systems.

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