Internet security, it’s a mythological and not real thing. Un.Be.Liev.A.Ble!!!!

Hackerfish2.1

  • A casino hacked via it’s fish tank
  • Encryption of Financial Services Files, and requiring ransom to release them (via a malicious Word Document in an e-mail)
  • Denial of Services attack in Architecture industry, via hack of Drawing Pad
  • Harvest of Usernames and Passwords and network security profile in Health Care Industry field
  • Hack of Government systems via malicious advertisement with intent to transfer funds
  • Access of external server using the still-active credentials of a former employee, to reach the property management system for purpose of stealing hotel data in the Hospitality industry
  • Hack via 3rd party data storage vendor, to steal intellectual data, in the manufacturing industry.
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The “Internet of Things” is sending us back to the Middle Ages

Darktrace Global Threat Report 2017