Facebook employees’ laptops compromised

Think your users are too smart to fall victim to malware attacks? Think again. Even in a company like Facebook, where most of the employees are pretty technically astute, a sophisticated zero day attack that was based on a Java exploit recently rendered several laptops infected. According to reports, the same attack has impacted other companies, as well.

The Java bug that made the attack possible has been patched by Oracle in a Feb. 1 update, but this demonstrates that you should never assume anyone is safe from zero day threats. Read more here:

http://threatpost.com/en_us/blogs/facebook-says-employee-laptops-compromised-sophisticated-attack-021513

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