Affected companies had no problems making this clear move. But clear spelling out in the field of IT security is not always an advantage. This is how appropriate security solutions are also disclosed to potential cyber criminals, who usually do not find it particularly difficult to find entry points despite antivirus protection.
The first antivirus programs, based on pattern-based updates were quickly outwitted by hackers. Conversely, this means that reliability and security of IT protection depend not only on the technology itself, but also on the degree of distribution.