After analyzing malicious traffic from its customers' networks, Cisco found that roughly 94 percent of them had issued DNS requests to hostnames with IP addresses associated with the distribution of malware that incorporates man-in-the-browser.
With a community of nearly 400,000 registered users, Snort remains a valuable tool for security organizations and has certainly flexed its muscles, but it may need some reinforcements to maintain its security longevity.
You need to identify your security shortcomings before someone else does. Simulate attacks and tests to associate known vulnerabilities, previous attack patterns, and security/network data to identify potential attack paths to your company’s most important data.
As enterprises made trade-offs in security; either sacrifice performance in order to add more layers of security beyond the traditional stateful firewall or don’t implement the new protections necessary to protect against many of the latest threats.