Corporate Anti-Virus Protection - A Layered Approach

by Elizabeth Peyton
Sept. 1, 2017 0 comments SANS Institute threats/vulnerabilities

Computer viruses are a force to be reckoned with for any network administrator. These malicious programs and scripts cause billions of dollars worth of damages to corporations in lost productivity and damages. Unfortunately, viruses are fact of life in today’s computing environment, and they are becoming more and more common—and more sophisticated. According to a recent report by MessageLabs, the month of June 2003 “saw viruses increase by 13.6% over the previous month”1. Most experts agree that this trend is expected to continue.