2016 a Record Year for Vulnerabilities, Trend Micro Finds
Security vendor Trend Micro released its 2016 Security Roundup on Feb. 28, providing insight into a record year for vulnerabilities. The largest single trend noted in the report was the exceptional rise of ransomware in 2016. Trend Micro discovered 247 different ransomware families in 2016, a 752 percent increase over 2015. Ransomware takes different...