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3 useful ways osquery can help with security compliance

3 useful ways osquery can help with security compliance

You may not realize it, but osquery can make security compliance a little easier.

Resource Smart YARA Scans: Saving CPU and Time with osquery

Resource Smart YARA Scans: Saving CPU and Time with osquery

As attackers continually evolve their tactics, the arsenal of tools at hand for defenders needs to respond to attacker complexity while still enabling day-to-day business to happen.

When it comes to detecting malware, the arms race between attackers and defenders is certainly nothing new. The once seemingly simple battle between nuisance script kiddie worms and simple anti-virus software evolved over time into a much more complex and layered approach towards stopping powerful weapons against organizations to extort, incur damages, and steal intellectual property. For a long time now, malware-detection technologies have become more sophisticated as malware works harder than ever to gain access to a target machine and then conceal its presence as it runs.