2020 Set The Stage For Cybersecurity Priorities In 2021
HelpNet Security, December 31st, 2020
January 10, 2021,
Volume 274, Issue 1

It's safe to assume that pretty much everyone is ready to move on from 2020. Between the COVID-19 pandemic, political battles, and social unrest, this has been a stressful year in so many ways

"It has also been a very active year for cybercriminals and fraudsters who have preyed on people's fears and vulnerabilities to push new scams," notes Chip Witt in HelpNet Security. "They've spoofed government health sites to trick people into clicking on malware links. They've targeted food delivery apps with credential-stuffing attacks. They've posed as the CDC to send phishing emails. And those are just a few examples.

Unfortunately, COVID-19 is expected to follow us into 2021, and cybercrime will too. In the interest of putting 2020 in the rearview mirror, let's take a look at what is expected in the cybersecurity realm in the new year..."

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