Cyber threat intelligence can help organizations analyze risks, allocate resources, and understand threats relevant to your industry and geography. The annual IBM X-Force® Threat Intelligence Index sheds light on recent trends defining the threat landscape. Based on data collected from real attacks, this report offers recommendations to help you bolster your security strategy for the future. Take a look at some of the key findings.

Key Insights

Ransomware was the most popular attack method in 2020, making up 23% of all incidents IBM Security X-Force responded to and helped remediate
Manufacturing was the second-most attacked industry in 2020, up from eighth place in 2019, and second only to financial services
25% Top vulnerability share of attacks in Q1 2020
Scanning and exploiting vulnerabilities jumped up to the top infection vector in 2020, surpassing phishing which was the top vector in 2019.
100+ Executives targeted in precision phishing campaign