Every CISO's worst nightmare is that their organization will become the victim of a cyberattack. Unfortunately, this is a scenario that is becoming increasingly likely every day, as threats actors are ready to exploit new and more sophisticated vectors. For example, supply-chain-based attacks, such as the SolarWinds SUNBURST attack, are not simple system vulnerabilities. These attacks consist of a complex series of actions in which the initial infection is just the first step and are both more and more commonplace and difficult to prevent. This particular attack swept the globe since the campaign activation in March 2020, targeting the finance, government, healthcare, education and infrastructure verticals alike.
Sep-20-2021, 07:15:29 GMT