Remote Work: Hidden Evils Revealed

Remote work is seemingly here to stay, with many workers forgoing their commute to work for a nice stroll to their in-home office. The WFH movement provides great flexibility but comes with even greater challenges for cybersecurity.   A 200% increase in cyberattacks has been witnessed following the remote working surge, leading to a greater …

Ransomware Attacks and How to Protect Yourself

What is Ransomware? An organization or user’s access to data on their computer is restricted by malware known as “ransomware.” Cybercriminals put businesses in a situation wherein paying the ransom is the quickest and least expensive option to recover access to their data by encoding these files and requesting a ransom demand for the decryption …

How NDR Is Revolutionizing Cybersecurity

Network Detection and Response (NDR) is an exploding field of cybersecurity, providing network-wide monitoring and advanced detection of potential malicious threat actors and suspicious activity, that other tools may miss. An NDR solution continuously scans all entities of network traffic while creating a baseline of normal network activity, creating an incredibly difficult environment for attackers …

NetWitness Announces New Managed Detection and Response Service

Small to mid-size enterprises can now leverage more comprehensive threat detection & response technology delivered remotely.   September 21, 2022 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time   BEDFORD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—NetWitness, a globally trusted provider of threat detection and response technology and incident response services, today announced the availability of a new Managed Detection and Response (MDR) …

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How Do Biometrics Affect Cybersecurity? 

Biometrics 101  Biometrics utilize your physical characteristics to assess identification matters such as fingerprint scans, facial recognition, retina scans, etc. as a more advanced sector of security. Biometrics is simply defined as a biological measurement or a unique physical characteristic that not even your twin would share. Think of it as you, yourself, being the …

Cybersecurity Awareness Month | October 2022

  Starting 18 years ago, cybersecurity awareness month has magnified into a global effort to educate, inform, and empower everyone to protect themselves online as cyberthreats continue to see dramatic increases over the past decade. As our livelihoods shift predominately online, we become more vulnerable to prying eyes and malicious threat actors. This collaboration between …

Machine Learning and AI in Cybersecurity

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are positioned to assist today’s enterprises as they fight to defend themselves against the rising number of cyber attacks.    Real-time learning and analysis of potential cyber risks is made feasible by AI and machine learning. Additionally, they use computers to create behavioral models, employing these models to forecast …

Cyber Corruption: LAPSUS$

What do Microsoft, Okta, T-Mobile, Nvidia, and LG all have in common? Well, for starters, they have all been extorted by one of the most prolific and unpredictable hacking groups of 2022.   The group coined, LAPSUS$, remarkably infiltrated and extorted a handful of the largest, pre-imminent tech giants in the world through a unique …