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Refocusing Cybersecurity Best Practices on Security Hygiene

While organizations around the world are rightly focused on the COVID-19 pandemic, the work of cybersecurity must continue. In fact, attackers often increase their efforts to breach networks and systems during times of trouble, counting on the chaos as a useful distraction. In such times, the best cybersecurity practices should actually refocus on the most b
Publish At:2020-05-24 06:18 | Read:83 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Antivirus Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Cyb

Why Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) Is Fundamental to a Security Platform

Security teams today are facing increased challenges due to the “new normal” created by the recent global health crisis. Teams that were already struggling with too many tools and too much data are finding it even more difficult to collaborate and communicate as employees must move to a virtual security operations center (SOC) model while address
Publish At:2020-05-24 06:18 | Read:93 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Cloud Security Incident Response Automation Cloud Servi

Is a Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) Right for Your Organization?

The constantly changing threat landscape makes a robust security program a moving target. But defenders aren’t standing still — from advanced artificial intelligence (AI) to real-time threat detection and adaptive risk protection, cybersecurity services are evolving to offer IT teams the breadth of knowledge and depth of functionality they need to rall
Publish At:2020-05-03 08:13 | Read:268 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Services Artificial Intelligence (AI) Bring-Your-Ow

COVID-19’s Remote Workforce: Protect Your Rapidly Growing Attack Surface

As organizations adapt and respond to the impact of COVID-19, significant new challenges are on the rise as a majority of the workforce has shifted to remote work arrangements. Employee-owned devices and home networks that were not formerly protected by enterprise security controls have rapidly expanded many organizations’ attack surfaces. At the same
Publish At:2020-04-17 13:00 | Read:423 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Security Services Threat Hunting Threat Intelligence Co

Extend Your Incident Response Program to DevOps With Security Automation

One of the biggest challenges facing security teams when it comes to incident response is complexity. The continual growth in volume and severity of cyberattacks has led to increased business process and technical complexity as different threat vectors have required security leaders to purchase point solutions with unique user interfaces, custom APIs and bus
Publish At:2020-04-15 07:54 | Read:367 | Comments:0 | Tags:Incident Response Automation Collaboration Data Breaches Dev

How Relevance Scoring Can Make Your Threat Intelligence More Actionable

As businesses around the world become more global, the volume and complexity of attacks continue to grow. Protecting a company in today’s environment has become more difficult. For example, securing an organization with offices in London, Hong Kong and Santa Cruz represents a challenge of both scale and complexity for security analysts. In addition, th
Publish At:2020-04-02 09:30 | Read:333 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Intelligence & Analytics Threat Intelligence Analys

Using Mystery Novel Techniques to Track Down Cyberthreats

How good are your sleuthing skills? Do you savor Agatha Christie novels and figure out who did it before the big reveal? If so, the skills you use to read a good detective novel may also help you discover the origins of cyberthreats. With serious threat hunting techniques (the kind taken directly from books and TV shows that solve a crime in 60 minutes or 30
Publish At:2020-03-18 09:23 | Read:433 | Comments:0 | Tags:Threat Hunting Cyberthreats Incident Response (IR) Incident

Grow Your Business With an Evolving Cloud Security Strategy

We have all heard the castle-and-moat analogy to describe traditional centralized approaches to cybersecurity. As cloud security becomes increasingly important in the modern landscape, I think we should add one more component to the analogies we use to think about security: fog. Sometimes the fog is so thick that you can barely see what is in front of you or
Publish At:2020-03-17 10:37 | Read:314 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cloud Security Security Intelligence & Analytics Business Co

2020 Tax Fraud Trends: How to Protect Yourself at Home and Work

The tax season deadline in the U.S. is April 15, 2020, and that means scammers are officially on the prowl for unsuspecting tax fraud victims. Attackers are utilizing both time-tested and new techniques to collect tax information and personal data from victims and target individual and corporate accounts. No one is immune from tax season risks, and most of u
Publish At:2020-03-17 10:37 | Read:485 | Comments:0 | Tags:Fraud Protection Bank Fraud Email Fraud Fraud Schemes Identi

PXJ Ransomware Campaign Identified by X-Force IRIS

Ransomware has become one of the most profitable types of malware in the hands of cybercriminals, with reported cybercrime losses tripling in the last five years, according to the FBI. A constant flow of new and reused code in this realm continues to flood both consumers and organizations who fight to prevent infections, respond to attacks and often resort t
Publish At:2020-03-12 09:13 | Read:408 | Comments:0 | Tags:Malware Threat Intelligence Cryptography Cybercrime Encrypti

Safeguarding Healthcare for the Future With Zero Trust Security

In 2019, we saw a record number of information security breaches. According to the IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index 2020, a total of 8.5 billion records were compromised — three times the number from 2018. The healthcare industry saw its fair share of attacks and was the 10th-most targeted industry, accounting for 3 percent of all attacks last year. Th
Publish At:2020-03-11 08:47 | Read:611 | Comments:0 | Tags:Healthcare Identity & Access Access Management Advanced Pers

Beyond IT: Assessing the Human Impact of Healthcare Cybersecurity

Healthcare cybersecurity attacks are on the rise. As Protenus notes, industry data breaches increased by 48 percent between 2018 and 2019, with more than 41 million patient records compromised. Meanwhile, according to the 2019 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey, 82 percent of hospitals said they suffered a “significant security incident” in the past 12 m
Publish At:2020-03-09 11:15 | Read:450 | Comments:0 | Tags:Healthcare Risk Management Artificial Intelligence (AI) Cybe

How a More Connected Approach Can Help With Threat Management

Threat management is a framework that is often used to evaluate and manage everything you can do to detect and respond to cyberthreats. It encompasses people, process and technology, and for effective threat management, all three should work together seamlessly. Of course, that’s easier said than done. When you look at just the technology piece of thre
Publish At:2020-03-06 11:10 | Read:480 | Comments:0 | Tags:Incident Response Risk Management Threat Hunting Threat Inte

How Human Security Investments Created a Global Culture of Accountability at ADP

Practice doesn’t necessarily make perfect, but it can lead to improvement. Quality practice is key in matters of human security, and the right quantity of practice can also make a significant difference when it comes to shifting mindsets and behavior. “Scientists believe that expert-level performance is primarily the result of expert-level practi
Publish At:2020-03-04 13:39 | Read:400 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Artificial Intelligence (AI) Chief Information Security

State of the Phish: IBM X-Force Reveals Current Phishing Attack Trends

Phishing has long been an infection vector of choice for threat actors, and for good reason — it is relatively easy, inexpensive and consistently successful. In 2018 and 2019, attackers used phishing as an entry point for one-third of all attacks tracked by IBM X-Force Incident Response and Intelligence Services (IRIS) — the most commonly used of all known a
Publish At:2020-03-03 07:18 | Read:477 | Comments:0 | Tags:Threat Intelligence Business Email Compromise (BEC) Data Bre

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