The rise of piracy has helped drive the spike in attacks.
Meanwhile, Saturday now is the most “dangerous” day of the week for DDoS attacks.
The social network will crack down on those spreading disinformation in an effort to keep people away from the polls.
At Black Hat, Google’s Parisa Tabriz discussed how to navigate the complex security environment with long-term thinking and a policy of open collaboration.
Half of breached firms say they were compromised due to a vulnerability for which a patch was available but not applied.