he last couple of months were devastating for cybersecurity. Cyber threats intensify each waking day, and criminals seem to be getting more sophisticated and better at beating the system.
For instance, the first six months of 2022 saw a whopping 40% increase in cyber-attacks from the previous year, with Ransomware being declared a state-level weapon. These attacks are causing severe disruptions to everyday lives, affecting essential services such as medical care, schools, etc. For instance, an attack on Lincoln College in the US resulted in the college closing its doors after 157 years.
Needless to say, cybersecurity threats and attacks aren’t slowing down or going away anytime soon. As the risk of cybersecurity attacks continues to grow, so have the trends predicted for cybersecurity in the next year.
Here are some of the most critical cybersecurity trends you need to keep an eye on.