The 2022 SANS Top New Attacks and Threat Report is Here

The annual SANS Top New Attacks and Threat Report is out and full of some of the most critical data and best practices from some of the industry’s leading cybersecurity experts. Based each year on the SANS Institute’s “Five Most Dangerous Attacks” panel at RSA, the Top New Attacks and Threat Report looks at the trends in attacker behavior and their impact on organizations across sizes and spectrums. In addition to the latest statistics on threats, attacks, and breaches from the first quarter of 2022, this year’s report looks at how old threats like stalkerware and living off the land are finding new life among attackers as they venture into the cloud. There are also important tips on the need for multi-factor authentication and how to use it to its full advantage. And, as always, there are the latest best practices your security team should know to keep attackers at bay.

In this report you’ll learn:

  • The latest statistics on threats, attacks, and breaches to help ensure your organization doesn’t become one

  • How old threats like stalkerware and living off the land take on new life as attackers evolve with and into the cloud

  • Why you need to have multi-factor authentication and how to keep attackers out once you do

Best practices for keeping your networks safe (some new, some tried-and-true) from some of the best experts in the field.

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Gartner, Innovation Insight for Cloud-Native Application Protection Platforms, By Neil MacDonald, Charlie Winckless, 25 August 2021