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Executive Summary: Unit 42 Cloud Threat Report, 1H 2021


The COVID-19 Conundrum: Cloud Security Impact and Opportunity

To understand the global impact of COVID-19 on the security posture of organizations, the Unit 42 cloud threat intelligence team analyzed data from hundreds of cloud accounts around the world between October 2019 and February 2021 (before and after the onset of the pandemic). The result - despite success in quickly moving more workloads to the cloud in response to COVID-19, organizations are still struggling to mitigate cloud risk. In the latestUnit 42 Cloud Threat Report, our researchers detail the scope of COVID-19's impact on the cloud threat landscape and explain which types of risk are most prevalent in specific geographies and industries. Get their findings outlined in this executive summary of the report.