Bangalore: This past year, cyber criminals caused major service disruptions around the world, using their increasing technical proficiency to break through cyber defenses.
In 2018, we expect the trend to become more pronounced as these attackers will use machine learning and artificial intelligence to launch even more potent attacks, says Tarun Kaura, Director – Product Management, APJ, Symantec.
Gear up for a busy year ahead. Incidents like the WannaCry attack, which impacted more than 200,000 computers worldwide in May, are just the warmup to a new year of more virulent malware and DDoS attacks. Meanwhile, cyber criminals are poised to step up their attacks on the millions of devices now connected to the Internet of Things both in offices and homes.The cybersecurity landscape in 2018