Chris Gerritz

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Introducing Infocyte Real-Time Security: Continuous Threat Monitoring for Endpoints & Cloud

This post was last updated on April 21st, 2020 at 03:37 pmInfocyte has provided security service providers and customers with the most scalable cloud-based platform for responding to threats. It offers unique capabilities needed by threat hunters and responders such as agentless deployment, powerful memory analysis to find fileless threats, and extensible response actions. Today,…

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Cyber Security Considerations for Protecting Remote Employee Devices and Remote Access Environments

This post was last updated on March 23rd, 2020 at 03:19 pmWith COVID-19 (Coronavirus) being declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization, many organizations have asked employees to work remotely and/or restrict travel. In addition, hackers are using this opportunity to step up their activity. As more employees shift to working from home it…

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Partner Best Practices for Remote Incident Response and Assessment Service Delivery

In the past, Incident Responders and Security Analysts had to fly out to a network to help contain and investigate an incident on-site, or complete a Threat and Compromise Assessment. Even without coronavirus fears, this practice is becoming less and less popular. With COVID-19 (Coronavirus) being declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization, many…

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8 Key Capabilities Managed Security Service Providers Need from their Endpoint Detection and Response Platform

This post was last updated on April 2nd, 2020 at 02:43 pmEndpoint devices represent a significant attack surface for most enterprises. Many businesses don’t have the resources or the expertise to thoroughly monitor their own endpoints and to promptly respond as needed when threats are detected. Their logical course of action is to outsource the…

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Video Q&A with Senior InfoSec Analyst Aaron Sherrill: Discussing MDR Security Services

This post was last updated on April 7th, 2020 at 01:52 pmWe recently had the pleasure of connecting with 451 Research Senior Analyst in Information Security, Aaron Sherrill, for a video Q&A session. The topic of conversation was endpoint security — specifically, questions surrounding the rationale for investing in a Managed Detection and Response (MDR)…

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How to Develop a Hybrid Cloud Security Strategy

This post was last updated on March 18th, 2020 at 05:53 pmHybrid clouds integrate cloud computing with on-premise resources. In this ecosystem, environments are not only integrated, but also exchange networking resources and distribute traffic between them. The result should be high availability and scalability. However, since hybrid involves so many connections and endpoints, it…

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Adopting Zero Trust in IT: Five Steps When Building a Zero Trust IT Environment

This post was last updated on March 18th, 2020 at 01:13 pmZero Trust is an approach to cybersecurity which means “never trust and always verify”—before access is granted. The idea of a Zero Trust IT environment is one in which data, endpoints, and systems are protected by limiting access to them. This relatively new way…

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How Infocyte is Helping Prevent Election Hacking in Texas with Election Security Assessments

This post was last updated on February 19th, 2020 at 12:58 pmProtecting our elections and voting systems from cyber attack is a top priority for every state and local government. Leaders across the country are taking steps to reduce the threat of election tampering and election hacking. With the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election on the…

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10 Considerations Before Buying an Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) Security Solution – Part 2

This post was last updated on March 25th, 2021 at 08:23 amIn part one of our blog about considerations before purchasing an endpoint detection and response (EDR) security tools or solution, we outlined four key factors: Agent vs. agentless monitoring What EDR systems can’t monitor Running an EDR in your cloud Integrating EDRs with other…

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10 Considerations Before Buying an Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) Security Solution – Part 1

This post was last updated on April 6th, 2021 at 11:46 amThis is part one of a two-part blog series exploring important considerations when purchasing an endpoint detection and response (EDR) security solution or EDR tool for your organization. Increasingly, enterprise organizations consider EDR security solutions to be a critical component to help ensure overall…

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