What You Need to Know About Ransomware

Learn how ransomware works and what you can do to protect against the growing number of attacks.

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McAfee Labs Threat Report: December 2017

McAfee Labs unveils statistics measuring recent threats and reporting on security incidents, malware, mobile, ransomware, fileless, web, and network threats.

McAfee Labs 2018 Threats Predictions

In the McAfee Labs 2018 Threats Predictions report, we preview several cybersecurity trends for the coming year:

  • McAfee Labs predicts an adversarial machine learning “arms race” between attackers and defenders.
  • Ransomware to evolve from traditional PC extortion to IoT, high net-worth users, and corporate disruption.
  • Connected home devices to surrender consumer privacy to corporate marketers.
  • Download the 2018 Threats Predictions Infographic to learn more about the biggest cyberthreats in 2018 and beyond.

Tilting the Playing Field: How Misaligned Incentives Work Against Cybersecurity

In a new report commissioned by McAfee, “Tilting the Playing Field: How Misaligned Incentives Work Against Cybersecurity,” the Center for Strategic and International Studies surveyed 800 cybersecurity professionals to reveal how a mismatch of incentives gives cybercriminals an advantage.

Threat Intelligence Sharing

Cyber Threat Alliance

At RSA Conference 2017, the Cyber Threat Alliance announced the next phase in its evolution. See the details of the latest news.

Technology Spotlight

Endpoint Detection and Response

Discover the top five things you should know about this technology.

Data Breaches

Verizon 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report

McAfee co-authored a section on ransomware, highlighting ransomware technical advancements in 2016 and ways in which the industry is fighting back.


Catch Me If You Can: Antics of a Polymorphic Botnet

McAfee and a global law enforcement action took down a major botnet.

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