The global pandemic has reshaped the cybersecurity landscape around the globe. Attackers are leveraging the situation to target businesses and customers who are more vulnerable to cyberattacks. They have been taking advantage of the opportunities created by more people working from home, according to some cybersecurity experts.
About 68% of business leaders feel their cybersecurity risks are increasing continuously. This calls for better cybersecurity practices and policies in place to secure your organization. Security experts and business leaders need to stay more vigilant to combat these cybersecurity risks that could potentially damage their businesses.
Some of the most popular cybersecurity risks in 2020 include phishing, social engineering attacks, malware, ransomware, poor authentication, and insider threats.
To give you a better understanding, here is an infographic that depicts the biggest cybersecurity risks in 2020 and how you can address them.
Author Bio – Aaron Cure
Aaron Cure is the Principal Security Consultant at Cypress Data Defense and an instructor and contributing author for the Dev544 Secure Coding in .NET course.
After 10 years in the U.S. Army, I decided to switch my focus to developing security tools and performing secure code reviews, penetration testing, static source code analysis, and security research.
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