Webroot has seen a continued rise in the number of malicious URLs, IP addresses, malware, and mobile applications, used to enable cybercriminals to steal data, disrupt services, or cause other harm.
With more breaches at major retailers, financial institutions and technology companies in the headlines and scores of other, smaller breaches in 2014, the trend shows no signs of slowing down.
Most people believe that, like a letter, once it is delivered, an email is immutable. However, a new email exploit turns that assumption on its head. Email is the most common method of communication and information exchange.