Which Fortune 500 sectors have the highest rate of cyber compromise?
22% of Fortune 500 companies show evidence of active malware during the 2nd and 3rd quarters of 2020, according to analysis of Prevailion Cyber Adversary Intelligence.

Fortune 500 Sectors with the Highest Rate of Cyber Compromise

(Source:  Prevailion Cyber Adversary Intelligence, Q2 – Q3 2020)
70% of Technology Companies in the Fortune 500 are compromised

#1 TECHNOLOGY – 70%

19 out of 27 hardware, software and IT services companies in the Fortune 500 are compromised.*

 

Top Observed Malware Types:  Andromeda, Legion Loader, RAMNIT.A

Top Observed Threat Actors:  TA505, Goblin Panda, Dark Caracal

64% of Pharmaceutical manufacturers are compromised

#2 PHARMACEUTICALS – 64%

7 out of 11 pharmaceutical manufacturers in the Fortune 500 are compromised.*

 

Top Observed Malware Types: PETYA, IRCBOT, RAMNIT.A

Top Observed Threat Actors: TA505, Mummy Spider (TA542), Cobalt Group

50% of Aerospace and Defense manufacturers in the Fortune 500 are compromised

#3 AEROSPACE & DEFENSE – 50%

5 out of 10 aerospace & defense manufacturers in the Fortune 500 are compromised.*

 

Top Observed Malware Types (incl. all Manufacturing Sector): RAMNIT.A, PETYA, Andromeda

Top Observed Threat Actors (incl. all Manufacturing Sector): TA505, TA2101, Goblin Panda

44% of Telco and ISPs in the Fortune 500 are compromised

#4 TELCO/ISPs – 44%

4 out of 9 telecom equipment and internet service providers in the Fortune 500 are compromised.*

 

Top Observed Malware Types:  Andromeda, RAMNIT.A, MAZE

Top Observed Threat Actors:  TA2101, APT34, FIN7

24% of Banks in the Fortune 500 are compromised

#5 BANKING – 24%

4 out of 15 banks in the Fortune 500 are compromised.*

 

Top Observed Malware Types (incl. all Financial Sector):  Cobalt Strike, Loki, RAMNIT.A

Top Observed Threat Actors (incl. all Financial Sector):  FIN7, TA505, Domestic Kitten

*Compromised:  Prevailion has previous or attempted communications with threat actor infrastructure. There is high confidence that the communication has a malicious origin.

Gartner 2020 Cool Vendors in Security Operations and Threat Intelligence

Prevailion is one of four emerging vendors featured in Gartner Cool Vendors research. [1]

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*Source:  Average data breach costs by industry in IBM’s Cost of a Data Breach Report 2020

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[1] Gartner “Cool Vendors in Security Operations and Threat Intelligence,” Mitchell Schneider, Ruggero Contu, John Watts, Craig Lawson, October 13, 2020.

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