Spyware On The Rise
Cisco said it continues to see spyware and adware as a threat vector. Spyware is particularly concerning, according to Artes, as it can steal company information and increase malware infections. In organizations sampled, he said Cisco found more than 60 percent of those affected by spyware got it through Hola VPN. Other common spyware included RelevantKnowledge and DNS Unlocker.