Quarterly Threat Trends

For vendors in the security industry, enterprises, and partners

News about threats can’t wait. In our quarterly threat trends updates, we provide Webroot’s insights into the latest threats, relevant news, industry reports, and information to help you stay ahead of modern malware.

September 2018

In This Issue: The Mid-Year Review

When we consider the speed at which cyber threats emerge and evolve, it's clear we must continuously reexamine the threat landscape and its trends to understand and prevent modern attacks. We've collected and analyzed the last six months of data and changes to provide the Webroot® Threat Report: Mid-Year Update, an extension of our annual threat report. Additionally, this edition of the Quarterly Threat Trends includes market insights from Gartner, a glimpse into the life of a reverse malware engineer, and details from our partners on evaluating threat intelligence.

Webroot Threat Report: Mid-Year Update

We collected the data and gathered the experts to analyze threats as they've emerged, changed, expanded, and subsided in the six months since we published our 2018 annual threat report. Arm yourself with the latest data to proactively stop threats.

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Market Insight: The Road to AI – Journey to Smarter Security and Risk Decision Making

The hype around artificial intelligence and machine learning has left many people at a loss to differentiate marketing jargon from real value. This research note from Gartner breaks down the confusion around artificial intelligence and helps readers narrow down the field of criteria for AI-based threat intelligence.

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Using Hacking Skills for Good

Reverse malware engineer Eric Klonowski has to think like a hacker to figure out how bad guys operate. Eric’s enthusiasm for computer science, engineering, security, and figuring out how things work combine to make him a formidable force in the fight against cybercrime. Read his take on what it's like to deconstruct and defeat malware.

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Why ShieldX Chose Webroot BrightCloud Threat Intelligence

ShieldX CTO Manuel Nedbal shares why he and his team chose to integrate Webroot threat intelligence in their new security product for virtualized cloud platforms. Learn how Webroot BrightCloud® services support and enhance the new, leading-edge ShieldX solution.

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Threat Report: Mid-Year Update Infographic

Get a quick overview of the most striking changes and highlights from the 2018 Webroot Threat Report: Mid-Year Update in this handy infographic.

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