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Ransomware Gangs, Industries They Target and How to Fight Back
A recent study from CyberRisk Alliance’s Business Intelligence Unit showed companies across industries under ferocious assault from ransomware gangs. In this Expert Focus eBook, experts from eSentire outline where the most damaging attacks are coming from and which industries suffer most, how criminals get in and, most importantly, how securi...
Ransomware Gangs, Industries They Target and How to Fight Back
A recent study from CyberRisk Alliance’s Business Intelligence Unit showed companies across industries under ferocious assault from ransomware gangs. In this Expert Focus eBook, experts from eSentire outline where the most damaging attacks are coming from and which industries suffer most, how criminals get in and, most importantly, how securi...
Balance Endpoint Protection And Productivity Through Zero Trust
As companies adapt to an increasingly remote workforce, security leaders are struggling with an explosion of devices requiring sensitive corporate data access outside of the traditional security perimeter. Attackers leverage gaps in protection measures exposed by this expanding attack surface to move laterally through corporate networks and comprom...
Click Happens: The case for Isolation Technology rooted in Zero Trust
We live in a world where the question is no longer whether your company will experience a data breach, but when. Hardly a day goes by that you don’t hear about a major data breach or a new cyberattack that’s making headlinesand the costs associated with these security events continue to mount. One solution is isolation technology rooted...
The State of Ransomware 2022
Sophos’ annual study of the real-world ransomware experiences of IT professionals working at the frontline has revealed an ever more challenging attack environment together with the growing financial and operational burden ransomware places on its victims. It also shines new light on the relationship between ransomware and cyber insurance, an...
CRA Study: XDR Poised to Become a Force Multiplier for Threat Detection
Organizations continue to grapple with the pace of threat expansion, especially those that evade existing cybersecurity solutions or go undetected for longer than they should. Even under the best of circumstances, security operations can be stretched thin by today’s demands and the siloed nature of security solutions that scatter data and slow pro...
Invicti AppSec Indicator: Worrisome Vulnerability Trends in the Race to Innovation
There’s no sugarcoating it: severe vulnerabilities simply aren’t getting any scarcer. In the Spring 2022 edition of the Invicti AppSec Indicator, we’re digging into a huge data set from more than 900 global Invicti customers for a holistic look at these vulnerability trends, and what organizations need to do to improve their secur...
Cover Your APIs: Securing Your Hidden Web Attack Surface
Modern web applications rely heavily on APIs, yet they’re a blind spot for many organizations. If you don’t know what might be lurking beyond your asset inventory, implementing API scanning can help secure your hidden attack surface. Read this white paper to learn: How today’s web applications incorporate APIs How APIs have cr...
SW Labs Review: Detectify Surface Monitoring
This review, written by Paul Asadoorian, focuses on Detectify’s Surface Monitoring product. This crowdsource-backed attack surface monitoring component discovers Internet facing assets such as subdomains, exposed files, vulnerabilities and misconfigurations.The Surface Monitoring product was designed to complement Detectify’s Applicatio...
Cybersecurity in U.S. Critical Infrastructure: Chemical
In a survey CyberRisk Alliance conducted among InfraGard’s membership, respondents in the chemical sector cited many headwinds to effective security, including the challenges they face keeping up with technological change. “Some of the systems we have implemented are very new to everyone. So, we are learning as we go,” said one re...
Cybersecurity in U.S. Critical Infrastructure: Critical Manufacturing
In a survey CyberRisk Alliance conducted among InfraGard’s membership, respondents in the critical manufacturing sector cited many challenges in their ability to execute their cybersecurity strategies. Companies in this industry are having to play catchup as the technology it depends upon is increasingly digitized and connected. “Our mo...
Cybersecurity in U.S. Critical Infrastructure
Findings from a summer 2021 CyberRisk Alliance research survey The Critical Infrastructure Resilience and Readiness (CIRR) benchmark scores covered in this report are based on an online CyberRisk Alliance survey conducted from July through September 2021. The survey targeted members of InfraGard a nonprofit organization serving as a public-private...
Secure Workload Access On Your Journey To Zero Trust
Including the licensed Forrester report: A Practical Guide To Zero Trust Implementation Since Forrester first introduced the model over a decade ago, Zero Trust has gained popularity and become the preferred security model for many enterprise and government organizations. The Zero Trust model shifts the focus of security from a perimeter-based def...
Webinar: Join the (Re)evolution of Security
Security has made a name for itself as “important” and “a priority” for businesses, but is it being implemented? Are you ready to be part of the security conversation and know the right questions to ask?As security and business success become synonymous we’re wanted to bring together a leadership panel from across ind...
Forge Threat Detection Success at the Pyramid Apex
Sequenced behavioral-based detectionsSingular atomic-based detections have been the foundation for threat detectionin security operation centers (SOCs); however, atomic-based detectionsalone are not enough the concept has proven unreliable, yielding noisydetections with short operational lifespans. The pyramid of paincategorizes the various detect...
Webinar: Join the (Re)evolution of Security
Security has made a name for itself as “important” and “a priority” for businesses, but is it being implemented? Are you ready to be part of the security conversation and know the right questions to ask?As security and business success become synonymous we’re wanted to bring together a leadership panel from across ind...
Forge Threat Detection Success at the Pyramid Apex
Sequenced behavioral-based detectionsSingular atomic-based detections have been the foundation for threat detectionin security operation centers (SOCs); however, atomic-based detectionsalone are not enough the concept has proven unreliable, yielding noisydetections with short operational lifespans. The pyramid of paincategorizes the various detect...
Why Pentesting Needs to Evolve
Antiquated legacy penetration testing methods fail to catch all the critical vulnerabilities that exist within a company’s environment, which puts organizations at risk. Security teams are moving away from traditional pen testing methods to more innovative and continuous solutions. Learn more about the challenges and deficiencies of tradition...
The State of Developer-Driven Security 2022
For the second year, Secure Code Warrior has commissioned research with Evans Data Corp to survey 1,200 developers globally to understand the skills, perceptions, and behaviors when it comes to secure coding practices, and their impact and perceived relevancy in the software development lifecycle (SDLC).View the results to explore: Why do only 14%...
The challenges (and opportunities) for secure coding practices
Despite the vast array of security measures adopted by organizations, we continue to see the repercussions of software vulnerabilities. Based on The State of Developer-Driven Security Survey 2022 by Secure Code Warrior, this whitepaper examines the responses of 1,200 developers globally to understand the state of developer security skills, and the ...
Zero Trust Slow to Build Momentum
Organizations are keen to implement zero trust architecture but have been held back by a continued lack of understanding about what that entails, according to new survey findings.The survey, sponsored by Attivo Networks and HP Wolf Security, was conducted inJanuary and February 2022among 300 IT and cybersecurity decision-makers and influencers from...
Encryption weaponized: How ransomware gangs use encryption against you, and how to fight back
Criminal actors are using encryption to mask advanced attack activity. This ebook explores their techniques, how the use of encryption evades ETA and other decryption workarounds, and which specific actions security teams can take to mount a more ironclad defense, including the use of decryption to more effectively detect attack traffic.
Enable industry-leading protection against ransomware attacks
Despite investing in and deploying various identity and access management systems, organizations of every size are faced with the constant looming threat of privileged identity risk. And with more than 95 million Active Directory accounts being targeted by attackers daily, the need to identify and protect those accounts is urgent.*In this eBook, le...
Eliminating Your #1 Blindspot Why Identity Risk Management is Essential
Identity is now the number one attack vector vulnerable identities are present in every organization. Identity risks are like a residue that remains after the course of normal IT operations. Vulnerable identities persist because of gaps between IT and security teams, and because of gaps within existing identity solutions, such as Privileged Access...
Analyzing Identity Risks (AIR) Research Report
Analyzing Identity Risks (AIR) 2022 is a statistical analysis of every Identity Risk Assessment that Illusive conducted during 2021 and includes real-world examples of how these identity risks manifest.Discover the growing use of identity-based attack tactics in ransomware and other cyberattacks and also what you can do to identify critical vulnera...
Russia-Ukraine Crisis | Defending Your Organization From Geopolitical Cybersecurity Threats
As the geopolitical stage becomes increasingly tumultuous, organizations across the globe need to be in a heightened state of alert regarding their cybersecurity. Watch this session as our security experts share their commentary and advice in response to potential state-sponsored attacks from Russia.
MDR or MSSP
In today’s hyper-connected world, cyberattack risks have never been more pronounced. Threat actors continue developing new and increasingly malicious and often ingenious tactics to achieve their ultimate goals. As a result, a more focused and proactive approach to detecting, investigating, and responding to threats is required. In this guide,...
The Forrester Wave: Security Awareness and Training Solutions, Q1 2022
KnowBe4 Recognized as a Leader in Security Awareness and Training Solutions by Forrester ResearchKnowBe4 has been named a Leader in The Forrester Wave: Security Awareness and Training Solutions, Q1 2022. Using a 30-criteria evaluation, the Forrester Wave report ranks 11 vendors in the security awareness and training market based on their current of...
Building a Security Awareness Program to Help Defend Against Cyber Extortion and Ransomware
Due to the rise in sophistication and volume of cyber extortion and ransomware, the time is now to bulk up your defenses against these threats.You cannot achieve these improved defenses by deploying shiny “anti-ransomware” technology alone. A defense-in-depth model with multiple layers of control is needed.Building a security culture, o...
Security Culture Maturity Model
Introducing the Security Culture Maturity ModelThe data-driven and evidence-based Security Culture Maturity Model, developed by KnowBe4 Research, is the industry’s first maturity model specifically geared to measure security culture. The model is fueled by KnowBe4’s massive security awareness, behavior, and culture dataset.Security Cult...
CEO Fraud Prevention Manual
CEO fraud has ruined the careers of many executives and loyal employees. Don’t be one of them.CEO fraud has been responsible for more than $26 billion in losses. Despite these losses, CEO fraud remains a blind spot for many C-level executives who quickly learn the consequences of a weak cyber-risk assessment.Part I explains how top executives...
Ransomware Hostage Rescue Manual
Download Your Ransomware Hostage Rescue ManualFree your files! Get the most informative and complete hostage rescue manual on ransomware.This manual is packed with actionable info that you need to prevent infections, and what to do when you are hit with ransomware. You will also receive a Ransomware Attack Response Checklist and Ransomware Preventi...
Forrester Total Economic Impact of KnowBe4
Cost Savings & Business Benefits Enabled by the KnowBe4 and PhishER PlatformsKnowBe4 commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact study examining the potential Return on Investment (ROI) enterprises might realize by deploying KnowBe4’s Security Awareness Training & Simulated Phishing and PhishER platforms.Forre...
2021 Phishing by Industry Benchmarking
Find out how you are doing compared to your peers of similar size. As a security leader, you’re faced with a tough choice. Even as you increase your budget for sophisticated security software, your exposure to cybercrime keeps going up! IT security seems to be a race between effective technology and clever attack methods. However, there&#...
IT Security Best Practices to Block Ransomware
Check out this report to examine commonly used techniques to deliver ransomware, understand why attacks are succeeding, and review IT security recommendations to help your organization stay secure. In addition, learn the critical cybersecurity technologies that every IT setup should include.
Security Essentials 101 for Datacenters
Learn how datacenters are driving high performance and agility, while also delivering rock solid security.Download the guides to high performance security for hybrid datacenters, including the use of SecDevOps, AI/ML, and autonomous threat prevention. And, learn about your peers’ top priorities from IDC’s industry surveys.
CRA Study: Zero Trust Interest Surges, But Adoption Lags as Organizations Struggle with Concepts 
Organizations are keen to implement zero trust architecture but have been held back by a continued lack of understanding about what that entails, according to new survey findings. The survey, sponsored by Attivo Networks and HP Wolf Security, was conducted in January and February 2022 among 300 IT and cybersecurity decision-makers and influence...
Security Essentials 101 for Datacenters
Learn how datacenters are driving high performance and agility, while also delivering rock solid security. Download the guides to high performance security for hybrid datacenters, including the use of SecDevOps, AI/ML, and autonomous threat prevention. And, learn about your peers’ top priorities from IDC’s industry surveys.
Encryption vs.decryption: A Network traffic analysis analysis
Within the MITRE ATT&CK framework, which attacks would you miss by not fully decrypting traffic? Can fully decrypted traffic help detect attacks sooner? This report explores the best balance between protection, privacy and performance for traffic decryption.
CRA Study: Managing Third-Party Risk in the Era of Zero Trust 
Companies large and small are struggling to stave off data breaches and prevent compliance violations as third-party partners they increasingly rely upon come under attack. These findings are according to a new survey fielded by CRA Business Intelligence, the insights and research unit of cybersecurity information services company CyberRisk Allian...
Should I pay a ransom? A 5-step decision-making process
It’s the kind of note that grabs you by the shirt and doesn’t let go: “All of your files are stolen and encrypted!” The next thing you read is the extortion demand: pay up, or else. In this scenario, your organization has a limited amount of time to ask a series of critical questions before making the ultimate choice. By asking and addres...
Incident response for a remote world
Most enterprise incident response plans were developed before the pandemic, designed for a world in which responders did their work on site. With more security practitioners working remotely, procedures, tools and techniques that worked well on premises no longer cut it. A new approach is required. This eBook focuses on the challenges created...
Forrester Total Economic Impact of Tanium
The Forrester Consulting Total Economic Impact (TEI) study commissioned by Tanium helps technology decision-makers to examine the financial analysis and potential impact of Tanium’s solutions to their business. When you read the report, you’ll learn why organizations relying on point solutions to manage and secure their devices face a v...
Organizations Struggle to Measure and Monitor Cyber Risk
Many organizations struggle with a perilous communications gap. Data from this Harvard Business Review Pulse Survey commissioned by Tanium illuminates how effective cyber-risk oversight is hampered by the mutual shortage of knowledge between executives and cybersecurity leaders and what they must do to build bridges to effective communication, incl...
Building the foundation of a mature threat hunting program
Many organizations, especially large global enterprises, don’t always have the best visibility into how many third-party vendors they are using at a given time, or what types of assets are in their environment because of those third-party vendors. In addition, they are at the mercy of their third-party partners’ security as well as thei...
The Inside-out Enterprise: Redefining IT SecOps for the Remote-First Workplace
Once concentrated in internally managed data centers, applications and data are now distributed across multiple public and private clouds. This presents unprecedented challenges for IT teams around asset inventory, vulnerability assessment, patch management and client security; not to mention help desk responses and employee productivity. Download ...
2022 Identity and Security Trends
Between evolving cyberattacks and executive orders, last year exposed new levels of uncertainty across the security landscape. Data shows us these challenges are only projected to grow and now’s the time to mobilize. Loaded with expert insights and the latest industry analytics, our new eBook presents the TOP TEN trends for identity & se...
Ransomware vs. Multi-cloud: How to protect multi-cloud environments from the next attack
Though the scale and economics of the cloud are a boon for today’s enterprise, moving applications and data out of the data center into multi-cloud environments has greatly expanded threat surfaces, putting enterprises at greater risk of devastating ransomware attacks. This report will explore how to move beyond segmentation inside the ...
SW Labs Review: Detectify Surface Monitoring
This review, written by Paul Asadoorian, focuses on Detectify’s Surface Monitoring product. This crowdsource-backed attack surface monitoring component discovers Internet facing assets such as subdomains, exposed files, vulnerabilities and misconfigurations. The Surface Monitoring product was designed to complement Detectify’s App...
SecurityWeekly Labs Review: Cortex XDR
Like most XDR products, endpoint is both at the core of the Cortex XDR product and shares the stage with a long list of native and third-party integrations. Palo Alto’s ubiquitous firewall is a key component, though competitors’ firewalls are also supported. Log ingestion, cloud infrastructure, and IAM components all have their pa...
2022 Cyber Workforce Benchmark Report
Over the last 18 months, we at Immersive Labs conducted a deep analysis into the cyber knowledge, skills, and judgment of more than 2,100 organizations based on their participation in over 500,000 exercises and simulations. The findings from this study are compiled in the world’s first Cyber Workforce Benchmark Report. The Cyber Workforce Ben...
There’s No Place for Guesswork in Cyber Attack Investigations
Recently, organizations have witnessed more (and more aggressive) data breaches than ever before. The likelihood that it’s likely only a matter of time before their own network comes under attack intensifies the pressure on IT and cybersecurity pros. Beyond the endpoint security, firewalls and other protective mechanisms that they have alread...
Ransomware Attacks with Real-World Consequences
Ransomware groups have taken their attacks to a dangerous new level in recent months, targeting ubiquitous software used by business, government agencies and critical infrastructure, and revealing multiple vulnerabilities in the software supply chain. Among them was the SolarWinds attack, discovered at the end of 2020. More recently, a rans...
Cybersecurity in U.S. Critical Infrastructure: Chemical
In a survey CyberRisk Alliance conducted among InfraGard’s membership, respondents in the chemical sector cited many headwinds to effective security, including the challenges they face keeping up with technological change. “Some of the systems we have implemented are very new to everyone. So, we are learning as we go,” said ...
Cybersecurity in U.S. Critical Infrastructure: Critical Manufacturing
In a survey CyberRisk Alliance conducted among InfraGard’s membership, respondents in the critical manufacturing sector cited many challenges in their ability to execute their cybersecurity strategies. Companies in this industry are having to play catchup as the technology it depends upon is increasingly digitized and connected. “...
Cybersecurity in U.S. Critical Infrastructure
Findings from a summer 2021 CyberRisk Alliance research survey The Critical Infrastructure Resilience and Readiness (CIRR) benchmark scores covered in this report are based on an online CyberRisk Alliance survey conducted from July through September 2021. The survey targeted members of InfraGard — a nonprofit organization serving as a public...
The Emerging Case for Proactive Mule Detection
While the financial services industry is nearly unanimous in acknowledging mules are central to the fraud supply chain, and disrupting mule activity would deal a damaging blog to global financial crime, the road to get there is not quite as easy.The bad news is that robust networks of mule accounts were created during the pandemic to move money fro...
Spot the Impostor: Tackling the Rise in Social Engineering Scams
Social engineering scams are on the rise worldwide. In the last year, the number of social engineering scams have increased 57%, and impostor scams were the number one type of fraud reported by consumers, according to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.Legacy fraud prevention controls that rely on device, IP and network-based attributes are no longe...
2021 ICS/OT Cybersecurity Year in Review – Executive Summary
PREPARE YOUR CYBER DEFENSES. The industrial cyber threat landscape is constantly changing with new adversaries, vulnerabilities, and attacks that put operations and safety at risk. Get what you need to know quickly to protect your critical assets by reading the Executive Summary of the 2021 Year in Review. Discover: Findings from incident response...
2021 ICS/OT Cybersecurity Year in Review
PREPARE YOUR CYBER DEFENSES. The industrial cyber threat landscape is constantly changing with new adversaries, vulnerabilities, and attacks that put operations and safety at risk. The Dragos Year in Review summarizes what you need to know to protect your critical assets, including: Findings from incident response and threat hunts. The current OT/...
CRA State of Ransomware Study: Invest Now or Pay Later
Findings from a January 2022 Research Study Ransomware attacks continue at a blistering pace because organizations remain vulnerable to the exploits bad actors use. Many victims are paying ransom, and despite efforts to bolster defenses, many continue to struggle at detection and response. The data and insights in this report are based on a ...
5 Reasons CISOs Like You Trust BlackCloak
Attacking your company’s leadership in their personal digital lives to subsequently move laterally into the organization that you protect has evolved from an occasional nuisance into a mainstream threat. Download this guide to learn how BlackCloak, as an extension of your security team, provides: Personal privacy, device and network se...
Third-Party Cyber Risk Management for Dummies
The traditional way of approaching third-party cyber risk management (TPCRM) is outdated and full of inefficiencies and missed opportunities that leave organizations vulnerable to cyber risk. But that doesn’t have to be the case. Download the guide to learn: Why traditional approaches to third-party cyber risk management (TPCRM) don’...
Condition critical: How ransomware gangs are targeting healthcare and how to fightback
Ransomware gangs are finding and exploiting vulnerabilities in the healthcare sector to shut down vital services until they are paid. This report studies their attack pathways, and what controls to apply along the attack paths.
Exposing Malware in Linux-Based Multi-Cloud Environments
Ninety percent of cloud runs on Linux, but current countermeasures are focused on addressing Windows-based threats, leaving multi-cloud deployments vulnerable to attacks. So, is it any wonder that malware is propagating in multi-cloud environments under the radar? Based on research conducted by VMware’s Threat Analysis Unit, this report uncov...
CISO Secures Personal Devices and Protects Company
A pharmaceutical company CISO was struggling with his 14-person executive team using personal devices for company work. This risky behavior led to identity theft, intellectual property compromise, and the leaking of other confidential company data. Read this case study to learn this CISO story — including how he became a hero to his ent...
Executive Protection at Home is the Major Gap in Cybersecurity
Security teams like yours do heroic work protecting the enterprise from cyberattack. But the explosion of a new attack surface –the personal digital lives of your company executives and Board Members — is a complex problem that no CISO, CSO, or IT security team has the time, resources, or authority to solve – even if they wa...
Create continuity plans that minimize disruptions and protect critical assets
Business continuity planning requires tools that operationalize business continuity, disaster recovery, and crisis management while minimizing disruptions. Learn how ServiceNow Business Continuity Management is designed to break down silos and facilitate collaboration across the enterprise.
5 Ways to Reduce Risk – How Continuous Monitoring Protects your Enterprise
5 ways to reduce risk with continuous monitoringToday, organizations are struggling to manage risk. Manual assessments and siloed tools can’t keep up. Actionable, integrated risk management depends on continuous monitoring. Read about the five ways every enterprise can modernize their approach to risk through continuous monitoring and automat...
Stopping fake users at the door
Fraud and fake users can quickly wreak havoc on your system, putting your company’s reputation and revenue at risk. In fact, nearly 50% of fraud stems from accounts that are less than a day old. TeleSign is dedicated to making sure that doesn’t happen. In our newest free eBook, we explain the risk of fake users, their tactics, and how y...
Beyond authentication: Identifying the person behind the number
What is more personal than personal identity?Customers expect you to keep them safe. Let a bad actor into your ecosystem, and it may be game over for your customers. They take it personally, and they’ll blame you. In fact, 85% of customers would avoid using a brand after losing trust in it.From login to purchase, it’s critical to know w...
Building Trust at Every Stage of the Customer Journey
Trust can make or break your business. Consumers are 7x more likely to purchase from a brand they trust.From data breaches to account takeovers and phishing to SIM swap attacks losing trust in a brand can come anywhere along the customer journey.Blocking fraud and building trust with your customers starts from your very first interaction and never...
Stopping fake users at the door
Fraud and fake users can quickly wreak havoc on your system, putting your company’s reputation and revenue at risk. In fact, nearly 50% of fraud stems from accounts that are less than a day old. TeleSign is dedicated to making sure that doesn’t happen. In our newest free eBook, we explain the risk of fake users, their tactics, and how y...
Beyond authentication: Identifying the person behind the number
What is more personal than personal identity?Customers expect you to keep them safe. Let a bad actor into your ecosystem, and it may be game over for your customers. They take it personally, and they’ll blame you. In fact, 85% of customers would avoid using a brand after losing trust in it.From login to purchase, it’s critical to know w...
Building Trust at Every Stage of the Customer Journey
Trust can make or break your business. Consumers are 7x more likely to purchase from a brand they trust.From data breaches to account takeovers and phishing to SIM swap attacks losing trust in a brand can come anywhere along the customer journey.Blocking fraud and building trust with your customers starts from your very first interaction and never...
Web Application Security Buyer’s Guide
Security teams are short on capacity, but that isn’t why insecure applications get released to production. The main reason is that they think they don’t have a choice. With the right solution, you don’t have to compromise. You CAN build a complete application security program that covers every corner of every application – without...
Welcome to modern web application security
Security professionals work hard every day to protect their companies, their customers, and society. But the challenges they face are getting tougher and more numerous. And the stakes are higher than ever.
ESG Product Validation
This Technical Validation report, researched and written by ESG, a leading IT analyst, research, validation and strategy firm, provides independent proof that a technology solution delivers on its advertising promises. Take a deep-dive into ThreatX’s API and web application protection platform to see how it works (lots of screenshots) and the...
Risk and Security Workflows Book of Knowledge
Change can happen in an instant, and over the last year, many leaders learned that firsthand. This book features stories told at Knowledge 2021 from organizations like Bupa, TCF Bank, and the University of Southern California and how they handle complex challenges with the help of workflows.
Winter 2022 G2 Grid Report for Security Awareness Training
The latest G2 Grid Report compares Security Awareness Training (SAT) vendors based on user reviews, customer satisfaction, popularity and market presence. Based on over 695 G2 customer reviews, KnowBe4 is the top ranked security awareness training platform with 99% of users rating 4 or 5 stars, 95% customer recommendation rating, 92% ease of use sc...
Third-Party Risk: A Turbulent Outlook
FINDINGS FROM A DECEMBER 2021 RESEARCH STUDY While data breaches are commonplace, occasionally there’s an attack so audacious that its impact reverberates long after the initial jolt. Such was the case with the SolarWinds supply chain breach, in which a nation-state surreptitiously inserted eavesdropping malware into an Oklahoma software maker’...
eBook: 3 Steps to Ultimate Cyber Resilience
Ransomware, Emotet and Log4j wreaked havoc in 2021. Yet what’s lurking around the corner? An even more dangerous “breed” of attacks? More importantly, how will they affect your organization? The truth is, organizations are meeting these attacks with the same outdated solutions – and leaving themselves extremely vulnerable. E...
eBook: Aligning Cyber Skills to the MITRE ATT&CK Framework
In order to keep pace with hackers, you need to learn like hackers. That’s why when it comes to guidance on building detection and response programs, MITRE ATT&CK which has a strong adversarial focus trumps traditional frameworks such as the Diamond Model (which lacks technical depth), and Lockheed Martin’s Cyber Kill Chain (whic...
How to Fortify Your Organization’s Last Layer of Security – Your Employees.
People impact security outcomes, much more often than any technology, policy or process. Cyber security threats continue to proliferate and become more costly to businesses that suffer a data breach.When it comes to combating these growing risks, most organizations continue to place more trust in technology-based solutions than on training their e...
Risk and Security Workflows Book of Knowledge
Change can happen in an instant, and over the last year, many leaders learned that firsthand. This book features stories told at Knowledge 2021 from organizations like Bupa, TCF Bank, and the University of Southern California and how they handle complex challenges with the help of workflows.
2021 Phishing by Industry Benchmarking
Find out how you are doing compared to your peers of similar size. As a security leader, you’re faced with a tough choice. Even as you increase your budget for sophisticated security software, your exposure to cybercrime keeps going up! IT security seems to be a race between effective technology and clever attack methods. However, there&#...
Data Privacy Report: Data Privacy Priorities, 2021
Organizations need sound data privacy and protection strategies and programs to minimize risk and ensure compliance. Read the 2021 BigID/ServiceNow report which highlights:- Who is leading privacy programs- Biggest challenges- Privacy by design strategies- Data privacy solutions and technologies
Enterprise Strategy Group: A Prudent Approach to Ransomware Defense
Ransomware is the fastest growing malware threat, but detection and response are both challenging. Too often, ransomware is seen as solely a technology or security issue even though it impacts the entire enterprise. Read this white paper to learn a four-phase, prudent approach to ransomware defense.
Transforming risk – Why digital transformation depends on integrated risk management
Leaders have embraced digital change but have only recently understood the role integrated risk management (IRM) plays in digital transformation. It isn’t a defensive strategy. It’s a necessary ingredient. Learn how to succeed with IRM and to maintain resilience as work flows across the enterprise.
Enterprise Strategy Group: Security Hygiene and Posture Management
Security hygiene and posture management challenges are being driven by the growing attack surface due to accelerated cloud computing initiatives and cybersecurity issues. ESG surveyed 398 IT and cybersecurity professionals to get more insights into trends and how professionals are resolving issues.
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application and API Protection
The 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application and API Protection dives into how the API protection and web application security landscape continues to evolve. New challenges and requirements associated with API use are exponentially expanding the threat landscape and require a modern security approach to protect the increased risk that APIs i...
Harden Your Attack Surface with Workflows and Automation: 6 Steps to Better Security Hygiene
Cloud breaches are widening the potential attack surface. Protecting your organization calls for a security program that integrates tools and teams involved to see the bigger picture and understand risks. Read this ebook to learn six steps for more efficient and effective attack surface hardening.
Ransomware Hostage Rescue Manual
Download Your Ransomware Hostage Rescue ManualFree your files! Get the most informative and complete hostage rescue manual on ransomware.This manual is packed with actionable info that you need to prevent infections, and what to do when you are hit with ransomware. You will also receive a Ransomware Attack Response Checklist and Ransomware Preventi...
Using ServiceNow SOAR to Operationalize MITRE ATT&CK
Integrating SOAR and MITRE ATT&CK can act as a force multiplier, providing advanced context on attacks so analysts can stay ahead of attackers and reduce the overall attack surface. Download ESG’s White Paper and learn how ServiceNow SOAR can help you operationalize MITRE ATT&CK.
Gartner Magic Quadrant for IT Risk Management
ServiceNow a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for IT Risk Management 2021. This is an invaluable tool for those seeking a third-party, unbiased evaluation of vendors as resilience, risk management, and agility become essential for business.Read the full, complimentary report for:- A third-party, unbiased evaluation of vendors- Insight into the sign...
Minimizing the Risk of Supply Chain Attacks: Best Practice Guidelines
Supply chain attacks are notoriously difficult to detect. Consequently, many organizations are unprepared to defend against them because they don’t know where to start or don’t believe themselves important enough to be targeted through the compromise of a trusted partner.Read this report to learn: How supply chain attacks work 5 best p...
CEO Fraud Prevention Manual
CEO fraud has ruined the careers of many executives and loyal employees. Don’t be one of them.CEO fraud has been responsible for more than $26 billion in losses. Despite these losses, CEO fraud remains a blind spot for many C-level executives who quickly learn the consequences of a weak cyber-risk assessment.Part I explains how top executives...
Security Awareness Training as a Key Element in Changing the Security Culture
The goal of your corporate security infrastructure is to protect corporate data, access to on-premises and cloud-based systems, sensitive information like login credentials and customer data, and even physical assets. Most organizations approach this by deploying various types of security hardware, software and cloud services.However, cybersecurity...
Comprehensive Anti-Phishing Guide
Spear phishing emails remain a top attack vector for the bad guys, yet most companies still don’t have an effective strategy to stop them. This enormous security gap leaves you open to business email compromise, session hijacking, ransomware and more. Don’t get caught in a phishing net! Learn how to avoid having your end users take the ...
5 stages of security automation maturity: How do you compare?
Automation has become critical survival equipment in security operations, but few feel like they are doing it right. Read this webinar summary to learn the results of a new survey, how to improve, and which security processes are being automated.Discover:- Where organizations are in their journey to defining and automating security use cases- How t...