Cybersecurity: What to expect in the new year

Data breach and cyber threats were key words populating news stories throughout 2018, and cyber criminals seem to become more sophisticated with each attack. The financial industry, retailers, big brands, and even individuals have been under siege in this increasingly worrisome environment.

According to Forbes.com and its predictions for 2019, even more attacks are on the horizon. Calling cybercriminals “equal-opportunity attackers,” the article goes on to say, “While breaches within huge corporations like Target and Equifax consume the headlines, businesses of every size are under attack, especially in industries like healthcare, law and finance which, by trade, store and manage vast amounts of sensitive data. In 2019, smaller firms will enlist the same cybersecurity approaches that large enterprises use. This means leveraging the benefits of a robust security operations center.”

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