Why Vaporworms Might Be The Scourge Of 2019
HelpNet Security, February 6th, 2019
February 6, 2019,
Volume 251, Issue 1

"Not too long ago, the WatchGuard Threat Lab predicted the emergence of vaporworms as a major new cyber threat that will affect organizations of all sizes in 2019. We coined the term to describe a new breed of fileless malware with self-propagating, wormlike properties. At the time of the initial prediction, our team was fairly sure this idea was more than conjecture, but now the advent of the vaporworm in 2019 seems to be an abject certainty.

But before I get into why and how this new threat will pick up steam this year, let's take a step back to first examine fileless attacks and how they differ from traditional malware..."

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