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Malware Attacks Declined But Became More Evasive in Q2
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9/28/2020 | 11:53:06 AM
It Must Be Time To Retire
In 2004 the major antivirus companies such as Symantic, McAfee, Norton, etc, made a joint announcement that their products' methods of signature identification was no longer sufficient to protect IT environments.  The reason was that it was too easy to "pack" the malware, changing it's signature. They noted that they could provide a temporary delay of malware, to give companies time to patch their systems - the only way to truly protect their IT environment, repair the flaw.  Reading this article was like reading the 'recent discovery' that most security incidents are internal.  I started working IT in 1985 and IT Security in 1992 and that's always been the case.  I think it's time I retire before you folks 'discover' that IBM mainframes are incredibly faster than servers.


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