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McAfee Labs is the threat research division of McAfee and one of the world’s leading sources for threat research, threat intelligence, and cybersecurity thought leadership. McAfee Labs threat researchers correlate real-world data collected from millions of sensors across key threat vectors—file, web, message, and network—and deliver threat intelligence in real-time to increase protection and reduce risk.

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Threats reports

December 2018 Report

This edition covers growing trends in attacks, like IoT and malware. It also discusses how the takedowns of key dark web markets continue to impact how cybercriminals do business.

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September 2018 Report

In Q2 2018, cybercriminals continue to go where the money is—from coin mining to billing fraud campaigns—and evolve and refine their tactics to defraud unsuspecting victims.

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Blockchain: New Technology, New Risks

This in-depth report covers current security problems and specific incidents within blockchain implementations, including bad actors' techniques, targets, and malware used for attacks.

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