The Latest Intelligence page has been refreshed through April 2016, providing the most up-to-date analysis of cybersecurity threats, trends, and insights concerning malware, spam, and other potentially harmful business risks. Here are some key takeaways from this latest batch of intelligence.
The Nuclear toolkit jumped to the top of web attack toolkits in April, comprising 42 percent of all web attacks. This toolkit has proved popular with ransomware peddlers who use it to spread their wares. The Spartan toolkit, which has topped the list of web attack toolkits for the last few months, dropped out of the top five this month. The Angler toolkit remained in second place, while RIG moved up into the top five this month.