Assessing Nine Years of Cyber Security Vulnerabilities and Exploits Disclosures of significant cyber security breaches have become routine as organizations increasingly rely on vulnerable digital technologies and third-party service providers. Protiviti’s 2018 Security Threat Report aims to help organizations address and understand the cyber security landscape by exploring and detailing the most common digital threats today. Key calls to action: Strong permission and user access controls. Employee security awareness. Patch management. System configuration management. Periodic penetration testing.