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Hackers get 10 MONTHS to pwn victims with 0-days before world finds out

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October 24, 2012
Cyber Security
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“Hackers exploit security vulnerabilities in software for 10 months on average before details of the holes surface in public, according to a new study.

Researchers from Symantec reckon that these zero-day attacks, so called because they are launched well before vendors are even aware of the vulnerabilities, are more prevalent and more potent than previously thought.”

Source:Hackers get 10 MONTHS to pwn victims with 0-days before world+dog finds out • The Register


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