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Authentication, web app attacks most likely threats - study

Thursday 20 December 2012 | 09:49 CET | News
The most likely threats involve authentication attacks and failures, continued espionage and hacktivism attacks, web application exploits and social engineering, according to a Verizon report. Attacks and failures related to authentication, including vulnerable or stolen usernames and passwords, represent a 90 percent change of probability. Web application exploits are most likely to affect larger organisations and governments rather than small to medium-sized businesses.

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Companies: Verizon
Countries: United States
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