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2019 in Review and What’s Next for Infocyte

January 3, 2020

In 2019, we made several significant improvements to our product, delivery model, and service offerings. In other words, a lot has changed. However, our primary goal has always remained the same: Enable cybersecurity professionals to easily hunt, detect, and respond to threats their prevention tools miss. Here’s an overview of the improvements we made in…

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3 Best Practices for Preventing Cyber Attacks

November 22, 2019

Cyber attacks are growing steadily in size and sophistication, and they now include data theft and corporate espionage, the infiltration of industrial controls to disrupt manufacturing, extortion by ransomware, and a host of other threats. What’s more, the global cost of cybercrime continues to rise. According to a recent report by Accenture, the average cost…

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DevSecOps in the Cloud: Creating Policy as Code Pipelines

November 13, 2019

Organizations are increasingly adopting a DevSecOps mindset to help them meet the demands of perilous cybersecurity threat landscape. What this means is that security is brought to the forefront of the software development process and incorporated into every phase of the code pipeline. By shifting security left can accelerate the overall security process and reduce…

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Incident Response Planning: A Checklist for Building Your Cyber Security Incident Response Plan

November 7, 2019

Is your organization prepared to respond to a security breach or cyber attack? According to many security experts, it’s a matter of “when” and not “if” your company will experience a serious cybersecurity incident. An incident response plan is your best chance at defending your organization from suffering the effects of a data breach. The…

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5 Considerations For Recruiting (and Retaining) Cybersecurity Talent

November 1, 2019

It’s no secret — there’s a severe talent shortage in cybersecurity, and cyber criminals are aware of this critical lack of resources. Recently, bipartisan research agency The Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) carried out a survey of IT decision-makers across eight countries. The topic? The ever-present talent and skills gap in the cybersecurity…

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From DevOps to SecOps: An Introduction

October 24, 2019

Due to the increasing demand for new applications and software, DevOps has become a truly mainstream development practice. DevOps helps organizations to deliver products and services much quicker than traditional development methodologies. DevOps encourages collaboration between operations and development teams. However, sometimes fast development comes at the expense of security. The transition from DevOps to…

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Advance and Automate Your Endpoint Security Software with Infocyte Extensions

October 23, 2019

Earlier this month, we announced a breakthrough feature within our agentless detection and response platform — Extensions. This new feature enables security teams to integrate, automate, and extend their endpoint security software tools: Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) platforms, Security Information Event Management (SIEM) tools, Security Orchestration Automation and Response (SOAR) platform, and more. First and…

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Infocyte Release Notes, October 2019: Incident Response Ready Program and Platform Extensions

October 15, 2019

Currently, Infocyte is capable of detecting a vast array of cyber threats — ransomware, file-less attacks, advanced persistent threats, etc. — that exist within an environment. Our detection and response platform does this by leveraging multiple sources of threat intelligence feeds and enriching that threat data with our proprietary INCYTE™ machine learning; however, there are…

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IR Planning: The Critical 6 Steps of Cyber Security Incident Response

October 2, 2019

Our data, services, and infrastructures are attacked constantly by ransomware, malware, cyber attackers… the list goes on. Despite our best efforts to stop them, most organizations will experience the dreadful outcomes of a data breach. When this happens, you initiate your (hopefully, updated and well-practiced) cyber security incident response plan. The Incident Response Process Your…

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Infocyte Release Notes, September 2019: Dwell Time Dashboards

September 19, 2019

One of the key value propositions of our managed detection and response (MDR) platform and the reason why proactive cyber security has evolved as a commonplace practice is the need to control (and reduce) dwell time. Dwell time signifies the amount of time threat actors and malicious activities go undetected in an environment. Infocyte drastically…

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