Breaking the attack chain
The attack chain. It’s a term used often in infosecurity. Also known as the kill chain, it was originally used as a military concept to describe the structure of an attack.
It serves the same function in cybersecurity, where various methods of malware infiltration, deployment, and execution are outlined.
To break the attack chain, then, means to preempt the attack.
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