INSIDE THE REPORT
Take a peek at just a few of the major insights and trends uncovered in the Cyber Front Lines report.
Attacks that were financially motivated, including a high proportion of ransomware
While in previous years ransomware eCrime adversaries were rarely observed exfiltrating data, this year witnessed a widespread adoption of ransomware with data leak extortion tactics by multiple eCrime groups.
KEY TRENDS FROM 2020
CrowdStrike’s incident responders identified a number of key themes from 2020, including:
Widespread remote work has broad-reaching effects on cybersecurity.
Ransomware actors have learned new tricks and refined extortion tactics.
Cloud infrastructure requires special attention from defenders.
Weaknesses in public-facing applications and services are increasingly dangerous.
State-sponsored adversaries leave smaller footprints.
A few key security enhancements can stop the next breach.
BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE!
Your journey doesn’t end with the Cyber Front Lines report! CrowdStrike offers recommendations and key insights to help you audit or improve your cybersecurity readiness in a variety of ways. Want to read or listen to more topics? Check out these resources to continue your learning.
Cyber Front Lines Report Blog
Cyber Front Lines Report CrowdCast
ACHIEVING SECURITY MATURITY
YOU’VE BEEN BREACHED…NOW WHAT?
WHAT IS INCIDENT RESPONSE?
WHAT IS CLOUD SECURITY ASSESSMENT?
INTELLIGENCE-LED RAPID RECOVERY
WHAT IS MANAGED DETECTION & RESPONSE?
HOW CROWDSTRIKE SERVICES CAN HELP
The authors behind this annual report are members of the CrowdStrike Services team, who work on the front lines of cybersecurity. The Services team helps organizations train for, react to and remediate a breach quickly and effectively to allow them to get back to business faster.
CrowdStrike offers services for all types of organizations and situations. This year’s report focuses on three core services:
INCIDENT RESPONSE SERVICES
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ENDPOINT RECOVERY SERVICES
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