Obviously, 2020 was not a typical year. Both our personal and professional lives were defined by uncertainty, and the ability to be flexible and adapt to new circumstances was critical for success during the pandemic.
That uncertainty is likely to continue. While on the one hand that does make predicting what’s to come for cybersecurity murkier than usual, one thing that is clear is that threat actors have been taking advantage and will continue to ramp up their efforts this year.
Below are five trends and predictions I believe will dominate headlines and be top of mind for every organization (and hacker) for the remainder of 2021.