The threat landscape for digital security is ever-changing, but one thing remains the same: information security continues to grow in importance. In an attempt to breach systems and either gain access to restricted content or, in the worst case scenarios, seize control of systems, groups and individuals are targeted regardless of industry.
Is Anyone Safe?
At the dawn of the information age, computers and computer networks were used primarily by three groups: government, military, and universities. Today of course, technology is used in most every sector imaginable, meaning all companies are equally vulnerable to digital intrusion. It’s not only the government, the army, or a few advanced universities that have valuable data.
Today, any company, educational institution, healthcare organization, or financial group that deals in transactions can be a viable target. Whether it is to harvest social security and credit card numbers for identity theft, or simply (Read more...)
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Cimcor Blog authored by Jacqueline von Ogden. Read the original post at: https://www.cimcor.com/blog/how-can-malware-target-your-organization