During the first quarter of 2016, the Cofense Intelligence team generated 612 Active Threat Reports detailing waves of phishing emails that delivered malware to victims around the world each day. What stood out the most was the proliferation of encryption ransomware. It has grown to become the most common type of malware utilized through soft targeting and massively distributed attacks. This report dives deep into ransomware and other pervasive attack vectors that wreaked havoc in the first quarter of 2016.
The Q1 Malware Review provides exclusive access to intelligence insights such as:
- Hot trends in ransomware
- Tactics frequently used to bypass standard defenses
- Stopping the threat in its tracks