When authorities try to suppress malware authors, those criminals simply return to the drawing board and develop something bigger, stronger, and more impenetrable. This is a system that certainly favors the criminal, and security workers are finding it harder and harder to keep the malicious elements at bay.
If you can't beat 'em, join 'em. So goes the old saying, and it's a maxim that holds especially true for hackers. With the sheer number of hackers out there employing increasingly sophisticated strategies, the goal for aspiring cyber defenders couldn't be clearer: Learn to beat them at their own game.June 30, 2014 in Authentication