Top Five Emerging Malware Threats

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There has been an increase of malware on Apple computers this year, especially on software that is present on both Mac and Windows systems, such as Java Plus. These shared apps make creating a cross-platform hack much simpler. Users must remember to not take security measures lightly on MacOS.

The majority of companies have been able to install preventative tools such as intrusion prevention systems and antivirus software to help protect against malware, but those tools are usually not an end-all solution. The key is deploying capabilities and collecting logs to detect threats as well. This slideshow features five concerns to keep top of mind in the ever changing and evolving malware landscape, as identified by Jaime Blasco, labs manager at AlienVault.

 

Related Topics : Unisys, Stimulus Package, Security Breaches, Symantec, Electronic Surveillance

 
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