Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday June 16, 2015

44.5M New Malware Variants Recorded In 1 Month

Forty four million new malware variants in one month? Holy hell! eek!

A freshly released report from Symantec about the state of malware risks identified in the month of May informs that cybercriminals were highly active, creating no less than 44.5 million new versions of threats. The figure sets a new high this year and it represents an increase of more than 50% compared to the previous month, when the company’s system recorded 29.2 million new threats.