The rise of fileless attacks in the past 10 years has stymied even the best antivirus software. Traditional AV is designed to detect known signatures of known malware and prevent it from executing. Fileless attacks lack a signature, which allows it to handily bypass traditional antivirus products.
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Morphisec Moving Target Defense Blog authored by Michael Gorelik. Read the original post at: https://blog.morphisec.com/machine-learning-cant-protect-you-from-fileless-attacks