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Intrusion vs. Breach: How security analytics & automated response can improve your chances of avoiding a breach
60% of breached organisations included in the 2015 Verizon DBIR were initially compromised within minutes, and yet for most of those organisations it took hundreds of days to detect the intruders. Fortunately, an intrusion does not equal a breach. In fact, there are usually several steps that typically follow an initial compromise before the bad guys get away with the goods or disrupt a critical service.
Attackers can't hide on the Internet—in fact, they leave behind fingerprints in areas you may not realize. Prior to launching an attack, the bad guys need to set up servers, obtain IP addresses, and register domains to use in the campaign. This often happens before they perform reconnaissance on their targets or create the malware payload. All of this activity leaves clues about the attackers.
Cyberattacks cost UK businesses £18 billion in lost revenue and £16 billion in increased IT spending per year as a result of breaches. And the issue is widespread, 81 percent of UK businesses reported a breach in 2014.
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