The report analyses the data from the first half of 2018, and the bottom line of the observations is that implementing a robust, effective, multi-layered, and evolving security approach is pertinent to protecting data and systems.
Tylor Moffit, senior threat research analyst at Rebroot, comments: “Cybercriminals display an amazing ability to adapt to maximize their profits. Businesses need to adopt the same nimble mindset toward their cybersecurity. They need to continually reassess risks, adopt a multi-layered approach, and, ultimately, educate their employees about the latest threats on an ongoing basis.”
Cryptomining, or cryptojacking, is a relatively new term referring to the use of software programs and malware components to take advantage of a device’s resources illegally with minimal criminal footprint, in order to use them for cryptocurrency mining.
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