San Jose, CA (PRWEB) December 19, 2012
ThreatMetrix, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime prevention solutions, today announced the most threatening cybersecurity trends and risks businesses and consumers must keep top of mind in 2013. These include cyberwarfare, data breaches, migrating malware, bring-your-own-device (BYOD), cloud computing, and mobile and social media fraud.
In todays threat environment, the reach of cybercriminals expands to more industries each year, with financial services, insurance, retailers, enterprises and government agencies especially vulnerable to new threats.
This year, cybercriminals have become so advanced that security professionals are struggling to detect many of their attacks in a timely manner, said Andreas Baumhof, chief technology officer, ThreatMetrix. As nearly every industry is increasingly targeted, businesses and consumers must make cybersecurity a top priority in 2013 to prevent fraud and malware attacks.
ThreatMetrix has identified top cybersecurity trends and risks that will impact businesses and consumers across several industries in 2013: