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Symantec Intelligence Report: August 2015

The monthly intelligence report, provides the latest analysis of cyber security threats, trends, and insights from the Symantec intelligence team concerning malware, spam, and other potentially harmful business risks.
21 pages, 1.1 Mb

Highlights from August 2015 Intelligence Report

Key Findings

  • There were a total of 11 zero-day vulnerabilities reported during the month of August.
  • Six of these were reported in industrial control systems, while two were discovered in the OS X operating system.
  • A new OS X threat named OSX.Sudoprint was also discovered during the month.
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Zero-Day Vulnerabilities, September 2014-August 2015

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