Cybersecurity firm Malwarebytes has released its annual “State of Malware” report, revealing that cyberattackers have shifted tactics and targets as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of the featured findings are:
- Significant increase in stalkerware across 2020;
- 565% increase in tracking applications between January and December last year;
- 1,055% increase in spyware detection in the same period.