A joint multi-national cybersecurity advisory has revealed the top ten attack vectors most exploited by cybercriminals in order to gain access to organisation networks, as well as the techniques they use to gain access.
The advisory cites five techniques used to gain leverage:
- Public facing applications. Anything internet-facing can be a threat if not properly patched and updated. Whether a glitch, bug, or design, a poorly secured website or database can be the launchpad for an exploit.