Business Management

Exploit Kits: Getting in by Any Means Necessary

Provided by Palo Alto Networks

Category Business Management

Type White Paper

Publish Date October 17 2016

Overview

Exploit kits were developed as a way to automatically exploit vulnerable computers browsing the web in a silent manner, simplifying what had previously been a complex process. Since their first documented use in 2006, exploits kits have quickly proliferated and become a widely used and extremely effective method for large-scale malware distribution and profit generation for malicious actors.

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