Stats & Trends

The 5 Microsoft Office Zero-Days Behind a Surge in Recent Attacks

Exploits are valuable commodities among bad actors. Unlike social engineering, exploits don’t require human interaction, though malefactors do sometimes deploy them with the help of phishing...

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Must-Know Phishing Statistics 2018

Phishing continues to be a major concern, not only because the rate of incidents is increasing, but also because attack methods are becoming more...

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Aug 2018
Stats & Trends

SMBs Facing Increasingly Sophisticated Cyber Attacks

At Barkly, we're dedicated to helping every organization protect themselves from cyber attacks, regardless of their size or budget. For that...

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Aug 2018
Stats & Trends

Must-Know Ransomware Statistics 2018

For the first time in years, ransomware is no longer the top payload of choice. The majority of criminal groups are switching to banking trojans...

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Aug 2018
Stats & Trends

Cyber Attacks Make July a Painful Month for Healthcare

There’s no denying that healthcare organizations are a favorite target among digital attackers.

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Jul 2018
Security Alert

Emotet Epidemic: Infections Costing Orgs Up to $1 Million Per Incident

Last Friday, July 20, the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) issued an alert highlighting the serious threat posed by...

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Jul 2018
Security Alert

Massive RAT Campaign Uses Brand-New Trick to Weaponize PDFs

Last week, researchers at Proofpoint observed a massive new malspam campaign consisting of hundreds of thousands of emails distributed by the...

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Jul 2018
Security Alert

New Sextortion Scam Flaunts Real Passwords, Rakes in $250,000 in Two Weeks

In a new twist to an old scam, criminals are sending out emails claiming they've infected the recipients’ computers with malware and have used...

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Jul 2018
Barkly vs Malware

Malware Installs Ransomware or Coinminer Depending on Victim

During the past 12 months, one of the most notable trends in malware has been the massive decline in ransomware volume and corresponding boom in...

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Jul 2018
Security Alert

Windows .SettingContent-ms Files Weaponized to Bypass Security, Deliver Malware

Legitimate file type offers attackers code execution Attackers are always on the lookout for legitimate programs or file types that can be abused...

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Jul 2018