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CyberPop – What Does ‘Kill Chain’ Mean?

Author: ginasilvertree | Published on June 24, 2016 | Views: 1903

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Today’s Question: What does ‘Kill Chain’ mean?

Kill Chain is a “military-inspired term encompassing the various stages of a cyber attack—reconnaissance, weaponization, delivery, exploitation, installation, command and control, and action. Applies mainly to malware attacks, and was popularized by Lockheed Martin.”


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