AppRiver Update

Cybersecurity News and Threat Intelligence for Business

Small businesses value MSPs most for threat preven…

on June 05, 2019 | by appriver | MSP, cybersecurity, AppRiver Cyberthreat Index for Business

According to the FBI’s IC3 and other industry reports, cyberattacks are now the fastest growing crime in the U.S. and are said to be the greatest threat to businesses around the world. Last year, a ransomware attack with a $51,000 bitcoin demand from cybercriminals on the city of Atlanta was e ... read more

April Fools! A Blooper Reel of Recent Digital Atta…

on April 01, 2019 | by David Bisson | cybersecurity, email security

Nowadays, digital attacks are a serious concern for organizations. One need only look to the growing costs of digital crime to understand why. IBM’s 2018 Cost of a Data Breach Study found that the cost of a data breach had increased 6.4 percent over the previous year to $3.86 million. Meanwhile, Cyb ... read more

Six in 10 SMBs Give Themselves a Thumbs-down for C…

on March 26, 2019 | by appriver | AppRiver Cyberthreat Index for Business, cybersecurity

A recent national survey of leaders and IT decision makers in small-to-medium sized businesses (SMBs) offers a rather grim outlook: a majority of them do not have confidence in their own business’s cyberthreat preparedness. read more

Survey: Cybercrime More Devastating to SMBs than O…

on February 26, 2019 | by appriver | cybersecurity, AppRiver Cyberthreat Index for Business

A majority (58 percent) of executives at small-to-medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are more concerned about suffering a major data breach than a flood, a fire, a transit strike or even a physical break-in of their office, according to the inaugural AppRiver Cyberthreat Index for Business Survey. The f ... read more