Advanced persistent threats: big data abuse and more sophisticated attacks are coming in 2020

Published: Thursday, 21 November 2019 08:38

Kaspersky researchers have shared their vision on advanced persistent threats (APTs) in 2020, pointing out how the landscape of targeted attacks will change in the coming months. The overall trend shows that threats will grow in sophistication and become more targeted, diversifying under the influence of external factors, such as development and propagation of machine learning, technologies for deepfakes development, or tensions around trade routes between Asia and Europe.

Predictions for 2020 include: