With technologies on the rise, there is most definitely a spike in the related security risks that arise as a result of these new technologies. Cryptojacking is joining the race for cryptocurrencies that are of value. It is not very easy to get in as is the problem with most other things that are of value. Cryptojacking is making use of a victim’s device to mine cryptocurrency. Hacking Internet of Things (IoT) devices is on the rise and this doesn’t stop with their phones. With everything being connected, cars, furniture, security, clothes, and also home appliances. Ransomware is being declined but the cloud ransomware is becoming more prevalent. The cloud though considered secure is not as secure as one may think. Hacking elections are becoming more prominent. Russian hackers are being subjected to suspicious planning and affecting the election results.