Attackers employ a variety of threats with the goal of deliberately infiltrating, disrupting, exposing, damaging or stealing from their intended targets. These cyberattacks come in many forms, including ransomware, botnets, spyware and denial-of-service attacks, and can be prompted by a wide set of motivations. Understanding the various type of cyberthreats and how to properly defend against them is imperative for enabling secure and successful business growth.