A ransomware revival leads to 2.2 billion stolen credentials on the dark web in Q1

A ransomware revival leads to 2.2 billion stolen credentials on the dark web in Q1

Posted August 28, 2019

A ransomware revival leads to 2.2 billion stolen credentials on the dark web in Q1

Source: TechRepublic
By: Jonathan Greig
Published: August 28, 2019

* In a new report, McAfee Labs said cybercriminals were focusing in on attacking weak IoT devices and extracting huge troves of data from large companies.
* The 40-page survey of the security landscape found more than 2.2 billion stolen account credentials were made available on the cybercriminal underground this quarter and hackers had even figured out ways to break into Wi-Fi enabled coffee makers.