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The 7 Stages of Advanced Threats

Published By: Websense
Published:  Oct 06, 2014
Length:  4 pages

Advanced threats occur in “kill chains” of up to seven stages. Not all threats need to use every stage, giving cybercriminals hundreds or even thousands of ways to create and execute data-stealing attacks. The term “kill chain” refers to the ability to stop an attack at any of these discrete stages — if the right defenses are deployed.

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