Security Tools: An Attacker's Dream Come True

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Download Security tools are intrusive by nature. They are privy to our user behavior and machine internals; they run as highly privileged processes; they inspect the user, machine and network activity; they "decide" for us what is "good" or "bad." Gaining control over a security tool is an attacker's dream come true.

This report reviews the vulnerabilities of security tools and their risks, as well as practical steps chief information security officers (CISOs) and their teams can take to protect their networks so at the end of the day, CISOs can know that they can sleep well at night.

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