Cybersecurity Experts on findings of Skybox Security 2020 Vulnerability and Threat Trends Report

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Jul 23, 2020 01:08 am PST

The newly-issued Skybox Security 2020 Vulnerability and Threat Trends Report is out this morning, analyzing the vulnerabilities, exploits, and threats active in 1H:2020 in the chaos surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. Among key findings:

  • 20,000+ new vulnerability reports predicted for 2020, shattering previous records
  • 50% increase in mobile vulnerabilities highlights the dangers of blurring the line between corporate and personal networks
  • Ransomware thrives during COVID-19 pandemic, with new samples increasing by 72%
  • Attacks on critical infrastructure, including healthcare companies and research labs, have added to the chaos.