Weekly Threat Briefs

FortiGuard Labs uses its industry leading global infrastructure of threat sensors, honeypots, and collectors to provide you with the largest source of data of any pure play network security vendor. Data is collected from all of these sources on a continual basis and analyzed by Fortinet’s world-wide team of analysts to provide you with a weekly recap of the incidents and threats you care the most about.

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As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, global online retail sales increased in 2020, a 44% year-over-year increase from 2019. According to statistics, consumers spent $861.12 billion online with U.S. retailers in 2020, However, total retail sales only increased by 7%. What this shows is that...

Jun 25, 2021
The cyber threat landscape during the pandemic was one of the busiest eras for cyber criminals. The sudden shift to telework caught many off guard and left their networks at risk to preying threat actors. COVID-19 social engineering lures during this period included an influx of phishing and...

Jun 18, 2021
Internet of Things (IoT) adoption is nothing new, as both organizations and individuals have embraced these devices for a long time. However, the built-in security of this technology isn't necessarily always strong enough to withstand any threat. This blog article explores some of the top...

Jun 11, 2021
Operational technology (OT) is the cyber physical foundation that enables the world's factories, energy production and transmission facilities, transportation networks, and other utilities to function. To boost operational efficiency and profitability, many OT companies have been integrating OT...

Jun 04, 2021