While Managed EDR can help in many endpoint scenarios, it’s important to be aware that going beyond the endpoint allows MDR and extended detection and response (XDR) to offer broader cybersecurity coverage.
As ransomware actors continue to ply their trade, prospective victims need to get better at all three phases of an attack: Before, during and after. Andrew Stone of Pure Storage shares insights on how to improve defensed by focusing on hygiene, authentication, awareness and logging.
Trellix recently released its Path to Cyber Readiness report. Briana Farro of Trellix discusses key findings about Preparation, Perception and Partnerships, as well as the expanding role of EDR and XDR to help organizations improve readiness.
Welcome to ISMG's compendium of RSA Conference 2022. The 31st annual conference covered a wide range of topics including cybercrime, cyberwarfare, zero trust, supply chain risk, ransomware, OT security, cyber insurance and jobs. Access 150+ interviews with the top speakers and influencers.
When contracting for modern managed detection and response services, Lyndon Brown of Pondurance advises prospective customers to ask about more than the managed service and detection. He says they should ask tough questions about response. Brown shares his insights and strategies.
In an interview with Information...
EDR, MEDR, MDR, XDR - How does one begin to make sense of this alphabet soup that attempts to spell "detection and response?" Nirav Shah of Cisco discusses the merits of each of these options, as well as how one can start to make the decision on which is right for one's own organization.
Whether you’re looking at the barrage of increasingly
sophisticated ransomware variants or deeply embedded
corruptions in the software and vendor supply chains,
it’s impossible to ignore the fact that if security is a
game, the game has been changed beyond recognition.
It’s high time to modernize your...
It's critical to enable companies to not only see what is going on in their IT environments but to also quickly react, and "sheer manpower" is no longer sufficient to respond to the surge of cyberthreats evolving today, says Mike DeCesare, CEO of Exabeam.
When contracting for modern MDR services, Lyndon Brown of Pondurance advises prospective customers to ask about more than the managed service and detection. He says they should ask tough questions about response. Brown shares his insights and strategies.
In response to the unprecedented software supply chain attacks to SolarWinds and Microsoft in 2020 and 2021, the United States Executive Branch issued a major directive on cybersecurity policy: the Executive Order on Improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity (EO 14028). The EO requires US federal agencies to adopt...
The average SOC and its personnel are 'lost in the noise' caused by an overflow of alerts. The adversaries know this and take full advantage. Randy Watkins, CTO of Critical Start, advises on the role MDR can play in resolving all alerts and detecting/stopping attacks.
Elastic has been named a Strong Performer in the 2022 Forrester Endpoint Detection and Response Providers Wave.
Elastic Security provides a different approach from other endpoint detection and response (EDR) vendors by combining EDR and SIEM capabilities, substantially reducing customers’ mean time to detect and...
Never have global financial institutions
faced such adversaries. The cybercriminal gangs now wield tools that
used to be the province of nation-states, and the nation-states now
engage in activities that once were owned by cybercrime. Scams
and schemes including account
takeover, denial of service and ransomware...
Traditional alert monitoring is not working.
Most enterprises see over 11,000 alerts per day from an average of 6.8 threat intelligence feeds, according to a 2020 Palo Alto networks report. Almost three-quarters of an analyst’s time is spent “investigating, triaging, or responding to alerts, and most of these...
There are currently 359,000 unfilled/open IT Security Jobs in the U.S. Globally, the shortage of cybersecurity professionals is estimated to be 2.72 Million. The challenges with recruiting, hiring, and retaining experienced security personnel have reached a whole new, maddening level, driven by a system straining to...