Security teams are under tremendous strain amid ongoing pandemic disruptions, burnout, and geopolitically motivated cyberattacks. According to VMware’s eighth annual Global Incident Response Threat Report, 65% of defenders state that cyberattacks have increased since Russia invaded Ukraine. The report also shines a light on emerging threats such as: Zero-day Exploits Malware, Ransomware, and Cyber Extortion.
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This eBook explores the key findings of the report and ways to address the challenges, which include:
- Ransomware actors incorporating cyber extortion strategies
- APIs are the new endpoint, representing the next frontier for attackers
- Lateral movement as the new battleground
- Burnout within security teams