Cyber attacks reach all time high

Cybercrime attacks reached the highest level ever, with 144 million incidents detected during the last quarter, according to a new ThreatMetrix’s report, which also revealed increasing mobile transaction usage and targeted threats.

San Jose, CA, digital identity firm ThreatMetrix in its “2017 Q2 Cybercrime Report” also found the e-commerce industry experienced 88 million attacks during a recent 90-day period. As a percentage of overall transactions, this attack rate increased 41 percent year-on-year. Read more at CU Times.