computer2Today, Blue Coat Systems, Trend Micro and McAfee reported about the on-going trends for online security threats. According to sources, SMBs or small and medium sized businesses in the United Kingdom continue to neglect lingering security threats online. The rouse in ransomware, which saw an increase to 58% in quarter number two, is due to the involvement of new players like CryptoWall, CTB-Locker and many others, Malware and security threats are also evident in mobile devices or applications. The same quarter also saw a whopping 6.7 million tries to attract more people in going to risky URL’s. Blue Coat Systems most recent study says that .zip and .review websites are highly associated with suspicious resources online. For more information regarding this post, go to the resource.

Resource: CBR