Cloud Infographic: Cyber Threats

Cloud Infographic: Cyber Threats

People have always feared that cloud computing is inherently lacking in security because of the distribution methods used, allowing it to be more public than necessary. But research and reports indicate that it is not less secure than enterprise computing as they actually both suffer from the same types of attack.

While organizations and businesses are the target of online attacks, the real entryways for these attacks are unsecured personal computers. These form the backbone of the cyber-criminal’s arsenal. Hijacked computers referred to as zombies or bots are being used to make brute force attacks on different networks both within the cloud infrastructure and on-premise infrastructure. No one is actually safe, whatever kind of infrastructure that they are using.  Read The Full Article

Attached is an infographic courtesy of information security company Via Resource which covers  a number of cyber-threat phishing methods being used today.

Gone phishing infographic

Infographic Source: Viaresource

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