Do You Need Vulnerability Risk Management?

Posted by Jessica Grube on Apr 4, 2019 1:22:38 PM

Across the globe cybersecurity teams work around the clock to keep up with scanning and patching vulnerabilities, and identifying threats.  This form of Vulnerability Risk Management is becoming a top priority within IT security teams.

As such, more and more risk personnel are reaching out to vendors of VRM to help with vulnerability management and the struggle to reduce security cyber risk. But do you really need a vulnerability risk management solution?

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The Top Cybersecurity Best Practices To Follow In 2019

Posted by Jason Riddle on Apr 4, 2019 1:20:00 PM

Identifying and utilizing cybersecurity best practices is infinitely more complicated than it was a few years ago. Between constant patch updates, attacks that have never been seen before, and new compliance mandates, there’s a lot to balance while managing security operations. So, how can you ensure that your company is keeping up with the latest in cybersecurity best practices?

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Topics: cybersecurity, incident response, data security, cybersecurity operations

Defeating Social Engineering Attacks: Cybersecurity Training Is Key

Posted by Jason Riddle on Apr 4, 2019 7:01:00 AM

Social engineering is an insidious – and highly successful – method of data theft. Training users to spot social engineering attacks is the key to beating them.

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Topics: cybersecurity, cyber attack, data security, cybersecurity operations, social engineering

How To Break Down Your Organization's Cybersecurity Silos

Posted by Alyssa McCord on Apr 3, 2019 11:15:12 AM

A silo mentality is defined by the Business Dictionary as “a mind-set present in some companies when certain departments or sectors do not wish to share information with others in the same company.”

Although cybersecurity attacks and data breaches have become one of the biggest threats to businesses over the past several years, because cybersecurity is a relatively complex topic and a part of business that isn't directly tied to generating revenue, there’s often a disconnect between the boardroom and the IT room, resulting in cybersecurity silos.

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Topics: cybersecurity, cybersecurity operations, managed security services

What is Vulnerability Risk Management and Why Do You Need It?

Posted by Jessica Grube on Apr 3, 2019 10:43:51 AM

Today there are more devices connected to the internet than there have ever been before – an inconceivable number of connections. An ever-growing rate of connections provides more and more opportunities for hackers to exploit digital vulnerabilities. In this blog post, we'll discuss why VRM has never been more of a priority in the realm of cybersecurity.

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Topics: vulnerability risk management, VRM

How To Prevent A Data Breach In Your Healthcare Organization

Posted by Jason Riddle on Apr 2, 2019 3:01:04 PM

Now that most of the healthcare industry is utilizing electronic health records (EHRs), it has made it easier than ever for patients and providers to capture, analyze, interpret, and share health data. The importance of electronic data in healthcare also means that the prevention of data security breaches in healthcare has never been so important.

In this blog post, we'll discuss how you can protect your healthcare organization against a breach of your sensitive patient data.

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Topics: incident response, data breach, data security, healthcare, healthcare IT

3 Key Features To Look For In A Managed IDS/IPS Solution

Posted by Alyssa McCord on Apr 2, 2019 1:57:45 PM

A managed IDS/IPS service is great for those who are looking for non-stop protection against cybersecurity attacks. In a world where cybersecurity attacks can occur at any moment, it pays to have a reliable IDS/IPS service that you can trust. In this blog post, we'll discuss what features to consider when evaluating IDS/IPS solutions.

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Topics: cybersecurity, IDS/IPS, intrusion detection, intrusion prevention, what is IDS/IPS

3 Reasons Why Your Community Bank Is At Risk Of Cyber Attacks

Posted by Alyssa McCord on Mar 25, 2019 4:31:53 PM

With the irreplaceable, highly sensitive customer data (and finances) stored within their networks, it’s no surprise that banks are one of the top targets for cyber attacks today. However, what’s even more surprising is that millions of banks, especially community banks, are at an extremely high risk of attack and they often don’t even realize it.

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Topics: data breach, cyber attack, banking, community bank

5 Reasons You Need A SIEM Solution

Posted by Nick Walters on Mar 21, 2019 3:49:57 PM

5 Reasons You Need A SIEM Solution

In recent years the business world has seen a shift in data storage and management towards the cloud. In fact, according to some studies, 57% of businesses already utilize a central cloud; and a further 24% plan to do the same.

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Topics: cybersecurity, SIEM, cloud security

What Is IDS/IPS And Why Do You Need It?

Posted by Jason Riddle on Mar 20, 2019 7:27:00 PM

In a world where around the clock protection is often necessary in order to secure your network, IDS (intrusion detection system) and IPS (intrusion prevention system) technologies are coming into their own.

IDS/IPS systems have become increasingly popular as a means of protecting IT systems and managing cybersecurity threats because they deliver robust, personalized protection. But if you’re new to IDS and IPS, you probably want to learn more about what these systems are and why you need them.

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Topics: IDS/IPS, intrusion detection, intrusion prevention, what is IDS/IPS

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