This fourth edition of the FireEye Advanced Threat Report provides a current overview of the advanced threat landscape including the evolving tactics of advanced persistent threats (APTs) and a detailed look at a major malware campaign targeting the aerospace and defense industry known as Operation Beebus.
The data comes from thousands of FireEye appliances deployed around the world as well as research from the FireEye Malware Intelligence Lab resulting in the industry’s most comprehensive view of advanced threats.
Key findings include:
On average, enterprises experience a malware event once every three minutesTechnology is the most targeted vertical industryMalware writers have focused significant effort on evasionSpear phishing remains the most common method for initiating advanced malware campaignsZIP files remain the preferred file of choice for malware deliveryAttackers are increasingly using dynamic link library files to improve persistence
Download your copy of the FireEye Advanced Threat Report now to gain insight into today’s new breed of cyber attacks and be better prepared for attacks on your organization.
Via Javier Pagès López