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The Evolving Cyber Landscape: Threats to Watch 2024

Updated: Jan 15

TABLE OF CONTENTS:


  • Introduction to evolving Cyber Landscape

  • Cyber Crooks Get Crafty: New Ransomware Tricks & the AI Arms Race

  • Your Phone's in Peril: Mobile Threats & Protecting Your Digital Life

  • Humans Hacked: Social Engineering, Deepfakes, & How to Stay Safe

  • Wrapping it up…

  • FAQs


Introduction to evolving Cyber Landscape

The Cyber Landscape is ever evolving. And the year 2024 promises to be a pivotal change in the cyber realm.


As we stand at the edge of this new era, where endless opportunities await, we will be exploring all digital advancements that may come our way.


As it is said that it’s better to be prepared than be surprised, in this blog we will be discussing all the new threats and potential hazards that we may witness in the upcoming year.


So, buckle up as you welcome this new year, new threats are waiting for you as well. Stay updated and protected with us on this crooked journey of digitalization, where you are one click away from getting hacked for life.


Let’s dig in!

 

The Evolving Cyber Landscape Trends to watch in 2024

Cyber Crooks Get Crafty: New Ransomware Tricks & the AI Arms Race


Well, that is pretty obvious. With the advancements of cybersecurity, the villain gets stronger as well.


2024 will see a rise in crafty fraudsters who would threaten our existing security barriers. This would definitely question cyber landscape security and well-beings. Well, keeping that in mind, we need to be cautious more than ever.


Let’s take a look at the following points that determine how new aspects of tricks might want to trap you into their digital nets:


  • Resurgence in Ransomware- The year 2024 is set to witness more complex fraud mechanisms and crafty ransomware techniques.

  • Creative tactics- new tricks and techniques see a rise in the upcoming year where your vigilance will determine your safety. Understand that staying secure should your only motive. New tactics like critical social engineering continues to threaten your businesses and you.

  • Attacks driven by AI- Artificial Intelligence is set to be used more than ever in the year ahead. As the Ransomwares become more complex, AI will be used to create a more invasive and targeted attacks.

  • The Constant Battle- The year 2024 will see a rise in the constant conflict between the cybercriminals and the cybersecurity. The upcoming year will witness great innovations in the creation cyber weapons and cyber shields.

 



Emerging threats to watchout in 2024

Your Phone's in Peril: Mobile Threats & Protecting Your Digital Life

Your favorite gadget is the biggest threat in 2024. Yes, you read that. Your phone!

New year will see more dangers for your beloved gadgets. Stay woke.


Every unknown link, SMS or text that you receive might pose a threat more than ever. Your phone is the easiest portal to cyberattack. The upcoming year will make it more prevalent. One wrong click might lead you to a deep tragedy, so beware.


The following are the steps that needs to be taken care of:


  • Protective Measures should be readily taken care of.

  • Proper user education is a must.

  • Continuous vigilance is essential to stay secured.

 


Humans Hacked: Social Engineering, Deepfakes, & How to Stay Safe

In our previous blog, we have discussed the term Social Engineering in detail. It talks about all the tricks and tips that are needed to stay safe.


The social engineering is one of biggest threat to our digital lives both today and tomorrow.


Deepfakes are another threat you need to stay woke of. Your unconscious clicks might lead you into a deep ditch that would leave you with nothing.


With the onset of 2024, staying secured and woke are the only two prime aspects all of us should be aware of. The way these complex threats are set to affect us, we need our shields stronger than ever.



Threats to watchout in 2024

 

Wrapping it up…

Well, it’s a new year and a new YOU!


With every new resolution you might make, staying cyber protected should be a necessary addition to your list.


2024 brings new days and new nights; but it also brings new threats! Staying cautious is the way to stay protected. And with us, you get just that.


iBovi is your one solution to security. We bring custom security solutions right at your fingertips. With us, you never need to worry about any new threat this new year might bring.


 

FAQs


  1. What are the new threats in 2024 that we need to stay aware of?

The threats we need to be aware of in 2023 are:

  • Resurgence in Ransomware- The year 2024 is set to witness more complex fraud mechanisms and crafty ransomware techniques.

  • Creative tactics- new tricks and techniques see a rise in the upcoming year where your vigilance will determine your safety. Understand that staying secure should your only motive. New tactics like critical social engineering continues to threaten your businesses and you.

  • Attacks driven by AI- Artificial Intelligence is set to be used more than ever in the year ahead. As the Ransomwares become more complex, AI will be used to create a more invasive and targeted attacks.

  • The Constant Battle- The year 2024 will see a rise in the constant conflict between the cybercriminals and the cybersecurity. The upcoming year will witness great innovations in the creation cyber weapons and cyber shields.

 

2. How can I protect my digital life?

The following steps will keep your digital life safe:

  • Protective Measures should be readily taken care of.

  • Proper user education is a must.

  • Continuous vigilance is essential to stay secured.

 

3. How can iBovi keep me safe?

iBovi keeps you safe in any cyber adversity you may find. We are tailor-made security solutions that strive to protect you at every digital platform.


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