War Story: Shellshock the World

A breakdown of the Linux Bash shell event.

The cybersecurity alert caught everyone off-guard. Critical vulnerabilities within Linux Bash shell are discovered hours before public release. Shellshock began to sink in with malicious threat actors who were ready to leverage Bash, a Unix-based program, and its collection of outstanding security flaws. However, before an attack could be made, Armor’s Threat Resistance Unit (TRU) had already developed and tested countermeasures to stop the Bash threat.

Proactive security intelligence can make the difference between secure and a data breach. Download a step-by-step breakdown of the event that shellshocked the world with our infographic. You can also search through our Knowledge Center for more infographics and resources to better secure your data.