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.
Again, from a Dark Reading article, Microsoft Studies 10 Years of Malware and Threats. Microsoft, in celebration of the 10-year anniversary of the launch of its Trustworthy Computing Initiative, published a special edition of its Security Intelligence Report. They looked at the past 10 years and how the threat landscape has evolved.