Companies Unintentionally Exposing Data by Misusing a Virus Scanner


Security analysts from OTORIO have as of late discovered that a huge number of unprotected files from companies over the pharmaceutical, industrial, automotive and food sectors have been unintentionally exposing data including blueprints and intellectual property by misusing Alphabet’s virus scanner.

Daniel Bren, CEO at Otorio said that, “From what we found, we could design a very constructive hack. We found files that gave us a blueprint of how to infiltrate the production floor. The companies’ trademarked secrets are on those blueprints,”

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