Global Threat Research

Unparalleled insight into the security challenges of today and tomorrow

Security powered by leading threat research

As a leading voice in the fight against cybercrime, we work tirelessly to discover key insights that allow us to protect 500K+ companies worldwide from 100s of millions of threats daily.

Gathering the latest threat intelligence from around the world, Trend Micro Research continuously explores the threat landscape to bring you the trusted insights you need to withstand threats now and in the future. 

We focus on the critical components of today’s cybersecurity landscape.
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Cyber Threats
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Targeted Attacks
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Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Machine Learning (ML)
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The Internet of Things (IoT)
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Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) & Operational technology (OT)
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Cybercriminal Undergrounds
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Future Threats

Unparalleled depth and breadth

Across our 15 global threat research centers, hundreds of researchers and data scientists, as well as 10K+ of independent researchers are constantly gathering intelligence to better protect you. Our researchers deliver 24/7 cybersecurity insights on known threats, vulnerabilities, and future predictions, based on multiple areas of the network – cloud, gateway, email, web, network, server, endpoint, mobile, and IoT/IIoT.

Our global reach, extensive customer base, and 30+ years of experience have enabled us to bring you the latest insights on the cybersecurity landscape across multiple regions, industries, and business types, so you can thwart cybercriminals wherever they are.

5B+ new, unique threats
identified yearly

250M+ sensors

2.5T+ threat queries yearly

Critical threat information for customers and partners

Through the Trend Micro™ Zero Day Initiative™, the world’s largest vendor-agnostic bug bounty program, we are uniquely positioned to understand the latest vulnerabilities and potential exploits and instantly protect our customers with virtual patching technology that shields applications and environments from Microsoft®, Adobe®, and more.

Fighting cybercrime globally

We have helped international government and law enforcement agencies, including Interpol, the United Nations, the FBI, and the US Department of Homeland Security, create security policies and apprehend many cybercriminals over the years.

Our sought-after research reports arm customers and partners with the information they need to align their security strategies as they evolve.

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An industry innovator

This relentless focus on research and innovation has led to 700+ patents and fuels our solutions, enabling us to better protect you with market-leading security for cloud workloads, servers, endpoints, email, networks, and IoT/IIoT environments.

Continuous industry first

Proactive techniques

By developing a deep understanding of threats and how to best detect them, we’ve advanced the way AI/ML and other proactive techniques are used in products, leveraging them against new and evolving threats. The Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™ delivers proactive global threat intelligence against zero-hour threats to ensure that you are always protected.

Insights into the future

And with forward-looking analysis being such an integral part of our research, we are in a position to understand upcoming environments, such as smart cities, connected cars, and IIoT, and how to help you address the threats targeting them.

Featured reports

Turning the Tide

Turning the Tide: 2021 Security Predictions

Cyber Risks of Connected Cars

Cyber Risks of Connected Cars

Exploiting AI

Exploiting AI

Supply Chain Attacks

Supply Chain Attacks in the Age of Cloud Computing

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