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First Hour Response: The Only Way to Handle an Event Prior to it Becoming an Incident

This post was last updated on December 1st, 2020 at 01:54 pmBy Chris Mills In a recent blog post around Cobalt Strike, Chris Gerritz spoke about how important it was to be prepared and have a true partner in the first hour of a security event. In speaking with our team over the last few…

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Simplifying Microsoft 365 Security with Infocyte

This post was last updated on February 4th, 2021 at 06:53 pmJohn Norden Microsoft 365 is the most popular SaaS productivity and back-office platform in the market today. Microsoft 365 can be a very secure solution, but it must be configured properly and monitored for malicious activity and environmental changes (like configuration, mail forwarding, etc).…

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Cobalt Strike: The New Favorite Among Thieves

This post was last updated on May 14th, 2021 at 09:38 amBy Chris Gerritz Since 2012, Cobalt Strike has been utilized as a proactive way of testing network defenses against advanced threat actor tools, tactics, and procedures (TTPs). The aim, of course, is to mimic the most malicious threat actors and their techniques to test…

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Infocyte Announces Click-to-Respond Enabling Remote and Distributed Workforces to Operate More Safely

This post was last updated on September 15th, 2020 at 11:25 amBy John Norden Respond to threats with a click. Yes, really. One of the challenges that every organization faces is scaling their security team. We hear about it all of the time–the skills gap, talent shortage, or whatever buzzword you’d like to use, the…

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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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