10 Escalating DDoS And Web Hacking Trends

Financial Services Firms Hit Most

Akamai's report found that financial services firms, including banks and credit unions, were met with the most DDoS attacks. Cybercriminals also targeted business services firms and e-commerce vendors. Akamai noted that pharmaceutical firms and healthcare organizations were frequently targeted in the second quarter of 2013.

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