cyberattacks quarter 4
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Most Common Cyberattacks of 2019 Q4


Like always, even the last year wasn’t any bad for hackers! They were busy targeting and attacking major cities, state and local governments, businesses, hospitals, and schools around the globe. They used all forms of cyberattacks, including ransomware, BEC, phishing, and many others, to get hold of their malicious intent.

“67 percent high number of security breaches reported than five years back.”

Source: Ninth Annual Cost of Cybercrime Study

This blog summarizes all the major attacks from 2019 Quarter 4 (Q4). Don’t forget to check out other mass-impacting attacks from Quarter 1 (Q1), Quarter (2), and Quarter (3).

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