Preparing for Attacks that Seek Total Annihilation
The threat landscape has changed dramatically. Are you prepared for the new destructive attacks?
IT and security pros have been battling serious threats for a long time. On the one hand are risks like power outages, hardware failures and natural disasters. On the other are malicious insiders and crafty hackers, armed to the teeth with innovative tools and techniques for exploiting vulnerabilities and creating increasingly sophisticated viruses, malware and ransomware.
Defending against these threats was never a picnic, but by and large, the risks were limited in important ways.
But things have taken a decidedly ugly turn of late — more and more attacks are simply seeking the total annihilation of your infrastructure. Sadly, many organizations are simply unprepared.
This white paper reviews some of the most destructive recent attacks, analyzes their speed, scope and methodology, and explores the best strategies for defending your organization against them.