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April 30, 2014

Monthly roundup from CST
Your guide to the IT news this month

Welcome to the April edition of our information and system security monthly news roundup.

Each month our newsletter covers current and emerging issues from the world of IT, technical tips, security events, best practice advice and ideas that can reduce budget spend and maximise return on investment.

The latest news on internet security
Reality versus hype - what is really happening?

The latest ISTR 2014 (Internet Security Threat Report) has just been released, detailing the state of internet security for the previous calendar year.

Highlights from the 2014 Internet Security Threat Report

91% increase in targeted attacks campaigns in 2013

62% increase in the number of breaches in 2013

Over 552 Million identities were exposed via breaches in 2013

23 zero-day vulnerabilities discovered

38% of mobile users have experienced mobile cybercrime in past 12 months

Spam volume dropped to 66% of all email traffic

1 in 392 emails contain a phishing attacks

Web-based attacks are up 23%

1 in 8 legitimate websites have a critical vulnerability

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