“The time for tick-box security is over”
Lots of of us read through the recent news tales and advisories about APT29 (a.k.a. Cozy Bear)’s focused assault on COVID-19 vaccine builders with some trepidation, writes Neil Wyler (a.k.a. Grifter), Principal Danger Hunter at RSA Security.
Right after all, what opportunity does a pharmaceutical enterprise – even a big a single – stand towards a condition-backed, goal-constructed hacking collective, armed with customised malware? This story was a particularly raw case in point of the “worst situation scenario” undertaking that organisations’ security teams facial area these days.