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Tech Brief: An inside view of a zero-day campaign

April 21, 2015 | BY

Tech Brief: An inside view of a zero-day campaign

Discovering a new vulnerability in a popular piece of software is the Holy Grail for cybercriminals. The period between this vulnerability being weaponized into an exploit and becoming public knowledge poses a huge security risk to consumers and businesses. During this time, a completely open window of attack exists because even fully patched systems are affected. This is a zero-day.

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