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Destructive Malware: Is it Time for CISOs to Panic?

by Ross Dyer

Many UK organisations are only now coming to terms with the fact that APTs and targeted attacks are a real and present danger to the corporate crown jewels: sensitive IP and customer data. It’s taken a while for the threats to filter down from government agencies and high profile multi-nationals. But the truth is that, with the means to launch such attacks now widely available on underground forums, any company could realistically be targeted today.

The bad news, as we’ve seen over the past fortnight, is that the game is changing again. Enter the destructive malware attack. Continue reading