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Delve into the world of cybersecurity and cybercrime as Cyren experts explore the latest threats targeting businesses, as well as industry trends and technological advances, and how these pressures, risks, and changes impact business reputation and growth.

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Survey Finds Security Investment Increasing, But Not Security


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This Cyren-Osterman Research US security survey shows a disconnect between rising IT security spending and a low level of confidence in current protection.

New Cyren Threat Report: The Malware Wars


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If you want to know what a cyber-war looks like, read the news. And if you want to get up to speed quickly and try to make sense of all that news, I recommend downloading our new special report on malware, with a special nod to the included interview of anti-virus pioneer Fridrik Skulason, Cyren's VP of Anti-Malware Technologies, who discusses the past, present, and future of malware from the perspective of 30 years' experience in fighting cybercrime.

Petya Ransomware Spreading Fast With Same WannaCry Exploit


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The Petya ransomware outbreak spreading fast today is using ETERNALBLUE, the same exploit used in the WannaCry ransomware attack in May, which was developed by the U.S. National Security Agency.

Think Browsers Protect You From Phishing Attacks?


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Can you trust your browser to protect you from phishing? We tackled that question in research for our special report on phishing, with the results below.


New Cyren Threat Report: Ransomware


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Cyren has just released a new, revised special threat report on ransomware, which provides context and depth to the many ransomware-related headlines we’ve been bombarded with lately. 2016 was truly the “Year of Ransomware” – or will 2017 surpass it?

Point, Click and Hack — Phishers Try Wix


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Anyone, including phishers and malware distributors, can make a free website on Wix. Cyren analyzes one example of a Wix page targeting Office 365 users.