EINSTEIN System Still Not Sophisticated Enough to Protect Government Networks


    In June 2015, the Federal government saw a hack that led to the leak of millions of government workers’ data. The attack, likely backed by Chinese cyber terrorists, showed that the U.S. Government didn’t have an intrusion detection system that was sophisticated enough to deter the attacks from the hackers. This article by Infosec Institute explains more about how the EINSTEIN system and the 2015 attack works.

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