State of malware worldwide

Statistics report about state of malware attacks worldwide

State of malware worldwide

This report presents insights and statistics on the impact of malware on businesses and consumers worldwide. It looks in detail at the most common types of malware and the frequency of incidents. It also includes data on revenues within the IT security market and the IT solutions in place in organizations worldwide.

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  • Basic Statistic Number of malware attacks per year 2015-2023
  • Premium Statistic Global malware attack vectors 2018-2022
  • Premium Statistic Share of cyberattacks in worldwide regions 2022, by category
  • Premium Statistic Global most common cyber threats 2022
  • Basic Statistic Leading cybercrime victim losses U.S. 2023, by type of crime
  • Basic Statistic Global firms at risk of material cyberattack as per board members 2023, by country

Most targeted industries

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  • Premium Statistic Global sectors most attacked by malware August 2022
  • Basic Statistic Global average number of weekly malware attacks 2022, by industry
  • Premium Statistic Global YoY change in average number of weekly malware attacks 2022, by industry
  • Premium Statistic Global YoY change malware attacks 2022, by industry
  • Basic Statistic Share of cyberattacks in global industries worldwide 2023

Malware types

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  • Premium Statistic Most prevalent malware 2022, by type and region
  • Premium Statistic Most prevalent crypto-mining malware 2022, by type and regions
  • Premium Statistic Top malware received globally via web and e-mail in 2022, by file type
  • Basic Statistic Global most commonly blocked malware 2022, by type
  • Premium Statistic Most detected malware families affecting corporate networks worldwide 2022

Mobile malware

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  • Basic Statistic Distribution of mobile malware worldwide Q2 2023 - Q3 2023, by type
  • Premium Statistic Countries with highest mobile malware encounter rate Q3 2022
  • Premium Statistic Most prevalent banking trojans 2022, by type and region
  • Premium Statistic Most prevalent banking trojans worldwide in 2022, by type
  • Basic Statistic Volume of detected mobile malware packages as of Q3 2023
  • Premium Statistic Smishing attacks in global organizations 2021-2022
  • Premium Statistic Volume of vishing attacks on global organizations 2020-2022
  • Premium Statistic Global mobile phishing rate Q4 2022-Q2 2023, by region

Ransomware

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  • Basic Statistic Number of ransomware attempts per year 2017-2023
  • Premium Statistic Countries targeted by ransomware 2022
  • Basic Statistic Annual number of newly added ransomware families 2022
  • Basic Statistic Businesses worldwide affected by ransomware 2018-2023
  • Premium Statistic Global ransomware infections rate in organizations 2023
  • Premium Statistic Outcomes for organizations after ransom payments worldwide 2023
  • Premium Statistic Share of ransom payers worldwide that recovered data 2018-2023

State of cyber security and awareness

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  • Premium Statistic Corporate web security market size worldwide 2016-2026
  • Basic Statistic Global use of cybersecurity training by employees 2024, by type
  • Premium Statistic Share of global firms prioritizing cybersecurity 2023, by country
  • Premium Statistic Share of companies with proper cybersecurity investments 2023, by country
  • Basic Statistic Effectiveness of cybersecurity-related actions in global organizations 2022
  • Premium Statistic Level of awareness of key cybercrime terms worldwide in 2019-2022
  • Basic Statistic Global working adults understanding of basic e-mail security concepts 2022
  • Basic Statistic Global working adults understanding of advanced e-mail security concepts 2022
  • Basic Statistic Global biggest concerns of board members regarding cybercrime 2023

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