With every passing day, attackers are becoming smarter and smarter. They’re learning how to better evade defenses and maintain access to systems undetected. And they aren’t discriminating based on location, size or industry. Whether your organization has 100 people in Sweden or 100,000 people in the United States—you are a target.
The first step in stopping an attack is to understand it. This means that now more than ever, defenders need to understand the adversary and the ways their networks and endpoints are being infiltrated. To help, this guide explains the most common threats in the wild today. The following chapters are designed to offer insight into what these attacks are, how they work, and how to stop them.