Defense Against the Dark Arts: Finding and Stopping Advanced Threats

Defense Against the Dark Arts: Finding and Stopping Advanced Threats


Even though the motivations for launching an advanced threat campaign against an organization vary, the methods and tactics employed by today’s attackers are, in fact, quite similar. And by understanding exactly how advanced threats operate, you can help you better defend your organization against them.

This whitepaper shares critical information about today’s advanced threat landscape and what you need to do to stay secure. Read and discover more about:

  • Polymorphic, blended, and advanced persistent threats
  • How threats are delivered, such as spear phishing and baiting
  • Why approaches like signature-based defenses often fail
  • Defense-in-depth, and other effective strategies


Proofpoint, Inc.
29 Oct 2013
29 Oct 2013
12 Page(s)
White Paper
Already a Bitpipe member? Login here

Download this White Paper!

By submitting your email address, you agree to receive emails regarding relevant topic offers from TechTarget and its partners. You can withdraw your consent at any time. Contact TechTarget at 275 Grove Street, Newton, MA.

You also agree that your personal information may be transferred and processed in the United States, and that you have read and agree to the Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy.

Safe Harbor