The (Dis)illusion of Control: Context on the concept of increasing cost to adversaries
Conventional wisdom is telling us that “assumption of breach” is the new normal. Some well-respected names in computer security would have you believe that the appropriate response to such conditions is to increase the cost to the attackers. If you’re too expensive to breach – so the logic goes – the bad guys will go looking for someone else. Maybe someday, when everyone makes hacking too expensive, it will stop.
This post is part of a series of cybersecurity context by OODA senior analyst Michael Tanji. He also produces our Cyber Threat Analysis Series.
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