Prolexic's second quarter DDoS report noted the proliferation of shorter attacks that ate up more bandwidth.
On Tuesday, Trend Micro released a report detailing Operation Emmental, which targets victims in Austria, Switzerland, Sweden and Japan.
A reported Russian hacker group known as W0rm tweeted on Monday that it had hacked Vice.com and The Wall Street Journal website.
Rather than predicting the next lightning strike it is far better to pay attention to the areas we already know are vulnerable.
We're only halfway through the year and already we've seen multiple large-scale breaches. The year's been marked by retailer breaches, including Neiman Marcus, Michaels, Sally Beauty and Smucker's. But they're not the only targets. We've narrowed down this year's breaches to find the most impactful and relevant so far.