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Viernes 21 Feb 2020 | Año 19 | Edición 4946
Hamilton-Mcclure-Fitzgerald OPINION

Opinion: Signature databases, distributed by antivirus/malware researchers and companies, are an imperfect method for several reasons. As the number of malware variants increase, so do the number of signatures – and this takes more time to process. Also, signatures are of limited use against zero-day attacks that nobody has seen before.

NetEvents video

Remember proprietary networks – where you were expected to buy everything from a single provider (and its certified partners)? Those were the good old days for those proprietary vendors’ shareholders and investors, but they were a nightmare for customers who wanted to be free to choose the best solutions, embrace cutting-edge innovation, mix-and-match different capabilities and price points, and avoid the dreaded vendor lock-in. The good news is that proprietary networks are dead, dead, dead.

Menlo Security Kowsik Guruswamy OPINION

Opinion: A ransomware attack is terrible for consumers, employees and businesses – and you can put a price tag on recovery. Just as importantly, the costs of recovering from a ransomware or other cyberattack are fairly well understood… but how much should an organization spend to prevent one in the first place?