Cyber Attacks = Growing Bigger / Faster...
• Insider Misuse = Significant Cause of Breaches
>20% of breaches come directly from insiders with malicious intent. In most
breaches, attackers have foothold within internal networks & spread / steal data
through privilege abuse / credential misuse.
• Mobile Devices = Increasingly Used to Harvest Data
Adware grew 136% to 410,000 apps between 2013 and first three quarters of
2014, giving attackers access to personal information such as contacts, which
can subsequently be used to launch phishing attacks.
• Mobile Device Management = Critical in Preventing Breaches
22% of breaches reported by network security decision makers involve lost /
Source: FireEye M-Trends Report 2015, Ponemon Institute’s Second Annual Study on Data Breach Preparedness, Network World.