5-year-old malware discovered: Why it took so long

Many surveys ask IT pros whether they’ve been breached in the past month, year, etc. But that question overlooks a common problem: Many companies that are breached don’t know it yet – and some conceivably never will. Case in point: Researchers recently uncovered a malware strain that’s been active since at least 2011. This highly […]

Most hacked businesses don’t know they’re hacked

The first step in limiting the damage after a security incident is recognizing that a breach occurred. But according to recent Congressional testimony, most businesses don’t know they’ve been attacked until they hear about it from law enforcement.