U.K. organisations are facing increasingly motivated threat actors armed with an arsenal of tools and tactics. From remote exploits and commodity malware to phishing, business email compromise and hands-on-keyboard attacks, the risks have never been greater.
Today's modern security solutions must address the entire threat surface including endpoints, network, cloud, logs and insider threats.
This in-depth U.K-focused report delivers key observations on how:
- MalDocs and phishing rank evenly as attack techniques responsible for the highest number of serious incidents observed
- The most effective phishing lures relate to particular cloud sites and services, with Office 365 phishing becoming more sophisticated and including automated bespoke branding to match the target
- Ransomware attacks have transitioned from opportunistic nuisance to aggressive, well-planned and multi-faceted extortion