The following is a guest post by the 2019 Secure360 Twin Cities WiFi sponsor Cisco. One of, if not the, most prominent motivators for threat actors is money. Whether it’s botnet owners renting out their services for DDoS attacks, tech support scammers cold-calling people to convince them there are problems with their computers, or point-of-sale […]
About Ben Nahorney
Ben Nahorney is a threat intelligence analyst focused on covering the threat landscape for Cisco Security. With more than a decade and a half of experience in the internet security field, Nahorney has weathered threat outbreaks reaching back to the early 2000s and helped develop and report on breaking research such as the Stuxnet virus. A firm believer in “the right tool for the job,” he has been an avid producer of written, graphical, video and data-driven content to help convey how threats operate, and authored papers on security topics ranging from email threats to detecting IoCs to annual reports on the state of the threat landscape.
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