Recent article from Dark Reading was from a Symantec survey of small to medium size businesses and their file sharing practices. The survey was conducted by Applied Research in 2011. They spoke with decision makers at 1,325 worldwide SMB organizations with 5 to 500 employees.
Recent article from Dark Reading, June 29: U.S. Critical Infrastructure Cyber Attack Reports Jump Dramatically.
Let’s talk a bit about advanced malware. Many folks we talk with feel they are doing well with protecting their network perimeter. They’ve got firewalls in place, anti-virus, IDS/IPS. The issue is, that these are all signature based solutions. They don’t protect against zero-day malware.
We see time and time again in our incident response practice department scenarios where long-term systemic malware resides in a seemingly secure environment for months at a time.