Invisible Malware Is Here and Your Security Software Can’t Catch It

“Invisible malware,” a new breed of malware, is on the march and, if it strikes your servers, there may not be much you can do about it. In fact, you may not even be able to tell that it’s there. In some cases, invisible malware lives only in memory, meaning there’s no file on your disks for your endpoint protection software to find. In other cases, invisible malware may live in your Basic Input/Output System (BIOS) where it can use one of a few tactics to attack you. In some cases, it may even appear as a firmware update where it replaces your existing firmware with a version that’s infected and nearly impossible to find or remove. more

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