Daily incursions are underway with the aim of removing every bit of data that you’ve got – the cyber criminals’ aim is to break in and get out again laden with digital booty.
But without that data exfiltration there’s no ransom to pay. And if cybercriminals can’t steal your data, they move on.
Many organisations spend most of their time fortifying and securing themselves from external attack. And security solutions tend to target incoming traffic and focus on perimeter defence by utilising dictionaries of attack signatories.