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Reducing Cyber Risk: 5 Tweaks to Your Incident Response Plan

By Ross Clurman / January 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

An incident response plan is a crucial set of instructions designed to help your IT department—security team at larger companies—properly deal with the slew of network security incidents that can hamper your business at any given moment. Such incidents include (but are not limited to) ransomware, data breaches, service outages, and cyber crimes such as…

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Webinar: 2018 Cybersecurity Headlines in Review

By Ross Clurman / January 4, 2019 / 0 Comments

During this cybersecurity webinar, Michael Hill and Dan Raywood of Infosecurity Magazine (including a few guest speakers) review the cyber security trends of 2018, the impact of those trends, and some predictions for how those cyber security trends will impact us in 2019.

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Singapore Invests $22 Million To Reinforce Financial Sector Cybersecurity With Cybersecurity Capabilities Grant

By Ross Clurman / December 27, 2018 / 0 Comments

In December, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) launched the Cybersecurity Capabilities Grant. The Cybersecurity Capabilities Grant is a new cybersecurity funding initiative designed to help strengthen cyber resilience in Singapore’s financial sector. The $30 million (Singapore Dollars, roughly $22 million USD) government program is also aimed at helping spur the growth of local cybersecurity…

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Security Brief: The Growing Threat of Malware in Higher Education

By Ross Clurman / December 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

As malware, cybercrime, and attacks evolve they present a greater threat to private and public educational institutions, which are often underprepared to deal with cyber threats. Further, educational institutions and their computer networks are comprised of a high number of devices with relatively low standards related to security practices.

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The Next Evolution In Cyber Threat Hunting: Turn-key Threat Hunting & Incident Response—From The Cloud

By Ross Clurman / November 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

Infocyte, developer of the leading host-based cyber threat hunting and incident response platform, announced the release of Infocyte HUNT Cloud. The software-as-a-service platform is available for both end customers and through partners, such as MSSPs—enabling them to deploy turnkey multi-tenant threat hunting and response capabilities to complement their existing prevention and monitoring solutions.

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7 Takeaways From The 2018 ‘State of Endpoint Security Risk’ Report

By Ross Clurman / October 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

As a rule, we avoid FUD (fear, uncertainty, and doubt) in our marketing. Cybersecurity is complex and confusing enough, so we prefer to focus on the facts without relying on scare tactics—yes, even on Halloween. That said, we also feel it’s important for people to understand their risks and what they’re up against. That way, you’re…

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How Some States Are Taking Steps To Keep Election Hacking At Bay

By Ross Clurman / October 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

In the aftermath of the 2000 presidential election, amid the “hanging chads” fiasco in Florida upon which the election hinged, there was a tremendous effort to move toward voting automation to mitigate the perceived drawbacks of what was deemed antiquated paper ballots and/or mechanical/lever machine voting. As a result, the Elections Assistance Commission (EAC) was…

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Market Intelligence Firm, IDC, Profiles Infocyte’s Managed Threat Hunting and Lightweight Incident Response Services

By Ross Clurman / October 23, 2018 / 0 Comments

International Data Corporation (IDC) has 1,100+ analysts and provides market intelligence, advisory services, and professional events in the IT, telecom, and consumer tech markets in over 110 countries worldwide. IDC publishes “Vendor Profiles” to inform people (prospects, customers, and the general public) about a particular company—its position in market, its products/services, and more. Earlier this…

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Looking For A Cybersecurity Internship? Look No Further.

By Ross Clurman / October 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

Starting a new career in cybersecurity can be overwhelming—especially if you lack hands-on experience. This is true for most people seeking a job in cybersecurity (a field with far more jobs than qualified candidates). We started our cybersecurity internship program for this very reason: to give professionals entering the cybersecurity field practical on-the-job training through…

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White Paper: The Breach Detection Gap And Strategies To Close It

By Ross Clurman / September 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

This white paper examines why adversaries are successful in persisting in networks; the limitations of existing security technologies and methodologies to discover threats once they are inside; and how dedicated hunt technology and processes can work with your existing security infrastructure to deny attackers the ability to persist undetected.

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