At the end of January, Saudi Arabia’s telecom authority issued an alert warning about Shamoon 2, a wiper malware that hit several organizations, including three government agencies and four private sector companies.
February 27, 2017
The Chakra Exploit and the Limitations of Modern Mitigation Techniques
In my recently released book Facing Cyber Threats Head On, I spend a lot of time discussing how contemporary cyber security is just as much about stopping people (the attackers) as it is about stopping malware. When you look at it, stopping people is a different problem and requires a different approach than stopping malware. At the end of the day, people create and adjust strategies based on what they experience. Computer programs do not.