Most significantly, this includes enhancements to the Palo Alto Networks WildFire(TM) service that enable quick discovery and elimination of previously unknown malware, zero-day exploits
, and advanced persistent threats (APTs).
The IE zero-day exploit
has now been documented and made publicly available.
McAfee([R]) Network Security Platform detects attacks that use the Internet Explorer zero-day exploit
through the threat definition files released on January 15.
Check Point browser virtualization technology defends consumers against new zero-day exploit
Check Point IPS Software Blade provides businesses with immediate protection against Microsoft DirectShow Video zero-day exploit
Cyber weapons are advanced cyber warfare tools that are powered with weaponized zero-day exploits
or vulnerabilities in software primarily aimed for launching an effective cyber-attack on enemy networks.
Stop Or Fight Blended Attacks Across Web And Email Threat Vectors To Protect Against Blended, Advanced Attacks That Use Web, Spear-phishing Emails, And Zero-day Exploits
With Real-time Protection.
In 2013, for example, Forbes reported that some zero-day exploits
were selling for as high as $250,000, and the New York Times reported that one sold for $500,000.
On one end, highly focused state-sponsored attackers use custom tools and zero-day exploits
Palo Alto Networks technologies protect enterprises from targeted attacks, safely enable business applications and provide breakthrough visibility of unknown malware and zero-day exploits
Today's sophisticated attackers use ever-stealthier malware and zero-day exploits
to evade traditional security defenses, making organizations increasingly vulnerable to advanced persistent threats.
Well-funded adversaries are able to navigate porous corporate network defences through a combination of social engineering and more advanced techniques such as zero-day exploits