Cyber Security Report 2019

Targeted Attacks

The current Cyber Security Report shows that the threat situation remains complex. The rising value of virtual assets is increasing the motivation for a targeted attack. New opportunities for attacks are emerging, e.g. by means of technological innovations. Nevertheless, the threat situation is stable in comparison with last year. Discover how the Threat Radar 2019 is looking and what Swisscom thinks of the threat situation.


This year’s focus is on advanced persistent threats (APTs), which are in the “premier league” of hacker attacks. Get to know key players, what motivates them, their goals and how they work. We reveal which methods and tools hackers use most often. You will also gain insights into possible countermeasures to protect your company effectively.

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