How likely are mid-market organizations to experience a breach by the end of 2021?

Coro released an extensive cybersecurity research report revealing a true market failure: a severe lack of preparedness of the mid-market sector, which is comprised of companies with between 100 and 1,500 employees, to defend against an expanding array… Continue reading How likely are mid-market organizations to experience a breach by the end of 2021?

Defense contractors are highly susceptible to ransomware attacks

Twenty percent of America’s largest 100 defense contractors are highly susceptible to a ransomware attack, according to a research from Black Kite. Several critical vulnerabilities were detected that contractors should address immediately, includ… Continue reading Defense contractors are highly susceptible to ransomware attacks

Ransomware attacks surge, still victims are recovering quickly

Cymulate announced the results of a survey, revealing that despite the increase in the number of ransomware attacks this past year, overall victims suffered limited damage in both severity and duration. Research taken from nearly 900 enterprise profess… Continue reading Ransomware attacks surge, still victims are recovering quickly

How are organizations protecting their critical IT assets?

Telos unveiled findings from a research conducted by Vanson Bourne that explores how organizations approach network and critical IT asset protection. The study, which polled 250 information technology, IT security, legal and risk/fraud/compliance profe… Continue reading How are organizations protecting their critical IT assets?

Guarding against DCSync attacks

Gaining access to domain admin credentials is part of the endgame in many sophisticated attacks where threat actors are trying to maintain persistence. One of the ways that adversaries accomplish this is through DCSync attacks. What is a DCSync attack?… Continue reading Guarding against DCSync attacks

52% of SMBs have experienced a cyberattack in the last year

The consequences of a breach have never been more severe, with global cybercrime collectively totaling $16.4 billion each day, a Devolutions survey reveals. A recent study by IBM revealed that organizations with fewer than 500 employees had an average … Continue reading 52% of SMBs have experienced a cyberattack in the last year

Combating cybercrime: Lessons from a CIO and Marine veteran

A colleague asked me recently if I thought the FBI had finally experienced enough of the cyberattacks plaguing the United States and would now more aggressively pursue the attackers. My answer was “no.” Cybercriminals are operating against the United S… Continue reading Combating cybercrime: Lessons from a CIO and Marine veteran

76% of gamers were financially affected by a cyberattack, losing $700+ on average

NortonLifeLock published the findings of a global study that sheds light on the cyber risks impacting the gaming community. The survey, conducted by The Harris Poll among more than 700 American adults who currently play online games, found that 47% of … Continue reading 76% of gamers were financially affected by a cyberattack, losing $700+ on average

10,000+ websites and apps are vulnerable to Magecart

Some of the world’s largest companies across retail, banking, healthcare, energy and many other sectors, including Fortune 500, Global 500 and governments are failing to prevent Magecart attacks, Cyberpion research revealed. Magecart is the commo… Continue reading 10,000+ websites and apps are vulnerable to Magecart

Healthcare organizations at risk: The attack surface is expanding

Armis released data showing the increased security risk faced by healthcare organizations and patients as an increase in connected devices creates an expanded attack surface, putting the patient journey at risk. The survey, in conjunction with Censuswi… Continue reading Healthcare organizations at risk: The attack surface is expanding