Resource | Feb 25, 2019

2018 Annual Threat Report

The 2018 Annual Threat Report provides a snapshot of events investigated by the eSentire SOC in 2018.

Download the report to see a visual and data analysis, practical recommendations and key assumptions for readers seeking to understand and better respond to the cybersecurity threat landscape.

Key Findings

  • Coinmining malware increased over fifteen-fold in 2018.
  • Construction organizations were most impacted by phishing threats.
  • The most popular day for phishing events in 2018 was Tuesdays.
  • Exploitation attempts against web servers, routers, and IoT devices grew over 200% YoY.
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