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When the business around you changes, you need to respond

In recent years – and especially in the past few months – IT has changed dramatically. While everything used to happen on premises in the secure perimeter of the office network, companies are now migrating more and more data, workloads and applications to a cloud environment. This transition and a changing demand from end customers are forcing the distribution and partner landscape to adapt as well. In such a changing environment, security is extremely important. And partners are needed more than ever.

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Charting the changes in cybercrime over the past five years

The cybercrime economy is one of the runaway success stories of the 21st century — at least, for those who participate in it. Estimates claim it could be worth over $1trillion annually, more than the GDP of many countries. Part of that success is due to its ability to evolve and shift as the threat landscape changes. Trend Micro has been profiling the underground cybercrime community for several years. And over the past five, we’ve seen a major shift to new platforms, communications channels, products and services, as trust on the dark web erodes and new market demands emerge.

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