Spring 2018 State of the Internet / Carrier Insights Report
The importance of information sharing in the battle against cyber threats.
Collaboration and data sharing are important topics in our latest report. Security in 2018 is a collaborative effort:No single solution and no single team has all the data, tools, or knowledge required to generate meaningful intelligence from the multitude of signals being recorded every second of every day. The State of the Internet / Security: Carrier Insights, Spring 2018 draws from six months of data to cover the following topics: collaboration, zero day domains, malware evolution, and Mirai.
Q4 2017 State of the Internet / Security Report
Mirai continues to threaten; attacks continue to rise over the long term.
Just over a year old, the Mirai botnet and its variants continue to infect and compromise routers and Internet of Things (IoT) devices, with a spike in activity in Q4. Additionally, DDoS and web application attacks both saw year-over-year increases, rising 14% and 10% respectively. This quarter’s report also looks at the past year’s trends in the cyber security threat landscape and what they may portend for the year to come.