[Infographie] Cyber ​​attacks: 42% increase last year

by bold-lichterman

The specialist in computer security Symantec returns in this infographic on the key figures of 2012 in terms of cyber threat. We learn that the number of targeted attacks has increased by 42% between 2011 and 2012, while the number of vulnerabilities detected increased from 4,989 to 5,291, up 6%. With 247,000 compared to 190,000 in 2011, the number of web attacks blocked every day has increased by 30% in one year.

On mobile, this number goes from 315 to 415 over the same period. The number of malware families on mobile has also increased by 58%.

The number of daily spam has been halved since 2010, from 62 to 30 million, while the rate of marriage or pornographic spam has exploded: from 3% in 2010, it climbed to 55% last year.

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