On The Lookout
From ransomware to DDoS attacks using IoT devices to cloud application security, the number of security threats continued to rise in 2016, according to Symantec's annual Internet Security Threat Report. The report looks at a comprehensive view of the threat landscape, based on data from Symantec's Global Intelligence Network. Kevin Haley, director of Symantec Security Response, said the year saw traditional threats on the rise, as well as new and evolved threats as hackers, shift motivations and leverage new vectors of attack. Take a look at six trends that Haley highlighted as the ones to watch from the report this year.