1 / Ransomware Reaches Peak With WannaCry and Petya
To give you an idea: up until now WannaCry has already infected 300,000 machines. Thousands of companies lost a total of no less than € 3.4 billion.
2 / Business Email Compromise Losses Reach € 4.4 Billion
From January till June we detected 3,000 BEC attempts. The average impact for each attempt is € 117,000 (compared to € 3,000 to 6,000 per ransomware attempt).
According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, global losses due to business email compromise (BEC) have reached € 4.4 billion, an increase of € 1.7 billion in only one year time.
3 / Threat landscape: 38 billion threats in 6 month’s time