235% year-on-year increase in attacks on businesses.

A surge in ransomware and trojans in the first three months of the year led to a massive 235% year-on-year increase in detected cyber-threats to businesses in Q1 2019, according to Malwarebytes. The security vendor’s Cybercrime tactics and techniques report for the first quarter revealed a definite shift from consumers to businesses, which is apparently hitting SMBs with fewer IT resources particularly hard.

Source: Infosecurity Magazine