QUARTERLY THREAT REPORT Q2-2019

July 30, 2019

The second quarter of 2019 had comparatively lesser detections of around 242 million Windows malware as compared to Q1 of 2019. The quarter started on a high note with April clocking the highest detection of 82 Million windows malware. On a daily basis, Quick Heal detected around 2.5 Million malware including 10K Ransomware, 0.2 Million exploits, 0.2 Million PUA and Adware and 35K Cryptojacking malware.

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Setting Security Baselines in Microsoft 365

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One of the greatest risks you will face in your Microsoft environment is Business Email Compromise. This attack costs organizations around the world millions in losses each year, with no signs of slowing down.

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Multiverse Security: Easy, Built-in, Comprehensive and Continuous

whitePaper | December 12, 2022

In the evolution of Internet-based technologies, Web 2.0 introduced popular decentralized services that accelerated interactivity between websites and users. Looking to capitalize on this innovation, businesses rushed to launch applications to the market. However, both the Web 2.0 architecture and dependent businesses failed to incorporate key security principles into the design and implementation of these services, resulting in critical vulnerabilities.

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whitePaper | July 25, 2022

The past twelve months represents one of the most turbulent and disruptive periods on record, at least as far as security is concerned. As governments and businesses around the world continued to navigate the uncharted waters of a global pandemic, the so-called “new normal” still felt a long way off. Digital transformation efforts were dramatically accelerated as businesses embraced hybrid and remote working arrangements, but the same questions around security maturity that plagued many businesses in 2020 persisted through 2021.

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