- In October 2018 there was a significant increase in malware attacks, both malware and crypto jacking attacks increased.
- Financial trojan activity increased by a percentage of 15.8 % compared to the last month.
- Web attacks reached the highest in the past 12 months.
- The email malware rate slightly decreased.
- The spam rate declined to the lowest 54.5 % so far seen in this year.
Symantec monthly threat report: https://www.symantec.com/security-center/publications/monthlythreatreport