Malware Attribution is a Waste of Time

According to Ellyne Phneah‘s piece at ZDNet, Rob Rachwald, senior director of research at FireEye observed that the security industry today is keen on attributing malware to a specific region or group in an effort to assign blame.

[H]e pointed out attribution to malware was not key in combating cybercrime because it did little to improve the state of security and most attribution took a long time and may not be accurate.

via FireEye: Malware attribution not key in cybercrime fight | ZDNet.

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