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Threat of the month: SVPENG
A threat analysis from Dell SecureWorks CTU says that CryptoWall has picked up where its famous sibling left off.
This month's threat stats look into U.S. and international hackers' attack preferences. U.S. attackers favor the Allaple.A worm, whereas foreign hackers often harness the Zero Access trojan.
The experts we spoke to for this new ebook agree that when deciding what data must be encrypted, it's a question of classifying it by level of importance.
According to this month's threat stats, the United States leads the way in the top five regions of the world that receive the most spam with 17.37%.