ICSA Labs Blog: Advanced Threat Defense - Email

High levels of Locky Ransomware in .7z archives during Q4 2017

It was once only a pipedream that a security product would be able to detect unknown, new malware.  But as highlighted by ICSA Labs’ quarterly-recurring advanced threat defense (ATD) security certification testing, there is in fact a short list of security vendors that not only detect new threats, but do it well.  As a result, the days of trying to unravel every malicious threat in order to develop a signature, may finally begin to fade into information security history.