SANS Top Internet Security Risks of 2007 - Server-side Vulnerabilities in Backup Software

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2007-11-27 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Attackers in 2007 turned their attention from technical issues and problems to far easier prey: human beings. Spear-phishing exploits have targeted rich victims and military and government targets in nation-state espionage, as well as C-level executives f
 
 
 

Since backup software generally runs with high privileges to read all files on a system, vulnerabilities have led to severe security repercussions. The affected operating systems tend to be Windows and Unix, as the preponderance of enterprise clients a

SANS Top Internet Security Risks of 2007 - Server-side Vulnerabilities in Backup Software
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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