NetSTAR is the global leader in OEM URL/Web Categorization, Filtering, and Security technology. With over 800,000,000 globally disbursed endpoints, it’s industry leading Backend Content Categorization Engine (BaCCE), and unique visibility to the internet, NetSTAR provides a quarterly report on trends that it is seeing.
A number of legitimate Web sites have been attacked recently.
In one example, a popular site for computer programmers/coders and technical users, GitHub, was attacked for several days by a group based in China. Although just one example, the trend seems to be that no specific industry or groups are immune to such attacks, not even hackers themselves.
The risks are growing the market, and this is a growing concern for business of all sizes.
Malware, phishing attacks, DDoS, and other vulnerabilities are growing from month-to-month, and as result, the growth of the cyber security market continues to grow.
Here are some examples: