Cybercrime Tactics and Techniques Q1 2017

In the quarterly Cybercrime Tactics and Techniques report our Malwarebytes Labs team looks deep into what is dominating the threat landscape. The Labs team specifically saw a significant shift in dominance of new threats and infection techniques in the first quarter of 2017.

Key takeaways include:

  • Ransomware continued to dominate while utilized new techniques
  • Exploit Kit and Malicious Spam (malspam) lead the way for distribution
  • Windows and Mac malware predictions