Despite recent activity surrounding the healthcare industry, organizations in the financial services industry continue to face a wide variety of cyber threats. The first half of 2016 saw plenty of cyber threats targeted at, and relevant to, the financial services industry. In order to stay ahead of these threats, organizations must develop situational awareness of them.
This paper explores:
- Activity we have detected across hacktivism, cybercrime and targeted attacks.
- The motivation and tactics, techniques and procedures of the threat actors targeting the financial services sector.
- Projections for activity we might see against the financial service industry in Q3 2016.