DiscoverEdTechnicallyOver 1 in 5 Cybersecurity Attacks Targeted Professional Education Between April and June
Over 1 in 5 Cybersecurity Attacks Targeted Professional Education Between April and June

Over 1 in 5 Cybersecurity Attacks Targeted Professional Education Between April and June

Update: 2019-08-19
Share

Description

Between April and June of this year, more than 1 in 5 malware attacks tracked by the cybersecurity firm Mimecast targeted the professional education industry. The sector was far and away the highest-hit by spam campaigns, garnering 21.5% of the attacks. IT and SaaS came in second place at 8.87%.

Mimecast published these results in their Mimecast Threat Intelligence Report. During the period, the company tracked 160 billion emails, 67 billion of which were malicious.

This episode is also available in podcast form on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, and Stitcher. It is also available as a video on YouTube.

eLearningInside.com

Original article: https://news.elearninginside.com/mimecast-report-finds-1-in-5-cybersecurity-threats-targeted-professional-education/

Mimecast Report: https://www.mimecast.com/globalassets/documents/whitepapers/threat-intelligence-report-black_hat_2019.pdf

Follow us on Twitter: twitter.com/elearninginside?lang=en

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDeL-h1O9To3txtqFRMnhGA?view_as=subscriber

Email: contact@elearninginside.com
Comments 
loading
In Channel
loading
Download from Google Play
Download from App Store
00:00
00:00
1.0x

0.5x

0.8x

1.0x

1.25x

1.5x

2.0x

3.0x

Over 1 in 5 Cybersecurity Attacks Targeted Professional Education Between April and June

Over 1 in 5 Cybersecurity Attacks Targeted Professional Education Between April and June

eLearning Inside