One of the oft-repeated themes in media reporting of cyber security events is that the “threat landscape is constantly evolving,” that attacks are becoming increasingly sophisticated and targeted and the men and women behind them are better resourced than ever before. Trend Micro research has found that over 90 percent of enterprise networks contain active, malicious malware with one new threat created every second. It’s certainly true, but begs for a deeper and more nuanced analysis.
How are these attacks getting more sophisticated?
How can a digital insider lay hidden, undetected within an organization for years on end?
How can advanced situational awareness help us to respond and mitigate these threats?
Full paper: How to Thwart the Digital Insider-an Advanced Persistent Response to Targeted Attacks