Gaming Cyber Threats

Cyberattacks affecting the gaming industry are primarily perpetrated for financial gain.

The gaming industry’s annual revenue is projected to reach US $208.60 billion in 2022, making it a highly attractive target for financially motivated cybercriminals.

Intel 471 has observed the five most prevalent ransomware variants affecting the media and entertainment industry in 2022:

  • ALPHV
  • Hive
  • LockBit 2.0
  • STORMOUS RANSOMWARE
  • Conti

Download the report for a detailed analysis of these and other potential threats to the gaming industry.