The improvement in technologies has helped companies to detect more incidents than ever before. Now attackers can be detected as they enter in the network. Earlier they could only be caught on their way out. Another reason why cyber attacks have increased is the convergence of information technology, operational technology and consumer technology. As a result, there is steep rise in incidents from mobile devices, consumer devices and social media.
Social media/ social engineering exploited
Embedded system exploited
Consumer technology exploited (e.g. webcam, home automation, etc.)
Operational technologies (e.g. industrial control, plant manufacturing) system exploited
Mobile device (e.g. smartphone, tablet computer) exploited
of all disclosed vulnerabilities are found in applications other than web browsers and operating system applications.
Recent advances in computer science and technologies are providing powerful opportunities for organizations to transform their cybersecurity programmes and create a holistic system of integrated safeguards.
Have adopted security
Invested in vulnerability
management as well as
intrusion detection tools
others to improve security
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