New Report: Firmware-Based Threats

Firmware is a cyberattack vector. While public attention focuses on cyberattacks and data breaches conducted over networks with software-borne malware, the risk of malicious code embedded in the firmware of millions of digital devices poses a potentially more serious threat to cybersecurity. This report reviews how security professionals view the firmware threat as well as their impression of the tech industry’s readiness to detect and prevent a firmware-based attack.