The Symantec Internet Security Threat Report provides an overview and analysis of the year's global internet threat activity.
This report is based on data from the Symantec™ Global Intelligence Network, which Symantec's analysts use to identify, analyze, and provide commentary on emerging trends in the dynamic threat landscape.
Highlights from the 2014 Internet Security Threat Report:
91% increase in targeted attacks campaigns in 2013
62% increase in the number of breaches in 2013
Over 552M identities were exposed via breaches in 2013
23 zero-day vulnerabilities discovered
38% of mobile users have experienced mobile cybercrime in past 12 months
Spam volume dropped to 66% of all email traffic
1 in 392 emails contain a phishing attacks
Web-based attacks are up 23%
1 in 8 legitimate websites have a critical vulnerability