Is your business safe from malware and targeted attacks?

By Lucy Harvey

Today cybercriminals will target employees, knowing that 100% of them have the potential to be compromised insiders. Hackers will undertake research into individuals at an organisation using the web and social media sites, once their victim is selected they will compromise their corporate account, and then worm their way into the core of the company where the most critical and valuable information lies. Essentially wreaking havoc on the organisation – affecting its reputation, share price, and integrity.

In the below infographic from Imperva, details on the seven stages of a targeted attack are provided, as well as the eight stages a company should take to safe guard itself.

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About the author

Lucy Harvey is PR for Imperva.

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