IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index 2018

IBM X-Force research teams analyze data and insight derived from monitored security clients, incident response services, and hundreds of millions of protected endpoints and servers.  It analyzes billions of web pages and images to detect fraudulent activity and brand abuse and monitors billions of security events per year from thousands of client devices in nearly 100 countries.

In this report, we’ve culled the data IBM collected from January and December 2017, to deliver insightful information about the global threat landscape and appraise security professionals about the threats most relevant to their organizations.

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