Tag: Fileless


Windows 10 security: Here’s how we’re hitting back at fileless malware, says Microsoft

September 28, 2018

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft has been working on an answer to some clever new techniques used in penetration-testing kits to bypass Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP), its key security platform for protecting Windows 10 in the enterprise. Microsoft reports that it has […]


Fileless attacks surge in 2017, security solutions are not stopping them

November 15, 2017

Via: ZDnet

Fileless attacks are on the rise and are predicted to comprise 35 percent of all attacks next year, according to the Ponemon Institute. A new national survey conducted by Barkly and the Ponemon Institute titled “2017 State of Endpoint Security […]


‘Fileless malware’ attacks, used on banks, have been around for years

February 10, 2017

Via: CIO

Fileless malware attacks, which were recently discovered in the networks of at least 140 banks, telecoms and governments, account for about 15% of known attacks today and have been around for years in different forms. “Fileless malware attacks are becoming […]