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Security

Q1 2019 Quarterly Threat Report

Provided by eSentire

Category Security

Type Analyst Report

Publish Date August 18 2019

Overview

Read the Q1 2019 Quarterly Threat Report to learn what targeted businesses in January, February and March 2019 and to find out what strategies you can implement to protect your organization.

Key Findings:

  • 8% of externally-facing IT assets are susceptible of being exploited by a high or critical severity vulnerability
  • Over 60% of all malware enters businesses via email attachments
  • It took almost 40 hours for the majority of antivirus engines to be able to detect a new variant of Emotet malware
  • The five most targeted industries are biotechnology, accounting, education, technology, and nonprofits

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