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Six Reasons Why Attackers Successfully Exploit the Security Gap
Earlier this month, our CEO, Kevin Mandia testified before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism on cyber threats and the release of our <a href="/content/fireeye-www/en_US/current-threats/annual-threat-report.html" target="_blank">APT 1 report</a>. He focused his testimony on three areas: cyber threats facing businesses, countering the threats, and law enforcement's role in helping protect businesses and their intellectual property. In his testimony, Kevin focused on advanced targeted threats that organizations are unable to prevent. He specifically lays out the following reasons why attackers continue to exploit the security gap successfully: