Cybersecurity knowledge gap not uniform across sectors

Hrdive

Workers in finance know more than workers in other industries about cubersecurity, according to a report from Proofpoint. After analyzing more than 100 million answers to cybersecurity questions from employees in 16 industries, Proofpoint found that finance workers answered 80% of questions correctly. Transportation and education sector workers had the least knowledge among the various sectors, answering 24% of questions correctly on average, Proofpoint determined.
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In an era which is being referred to as Industry 4.0, government departments are increasing their digital footprints and adapting their technology and engagement environments to remain competitive and relevant. As information and assets owned or used by the organization become another node in the network, the attack surface area increases exponentially. In such a scenario, the cybersecurity landscape is also undergoing a metamorphosis of unprecedented scale.

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Focus on Open Source Compliance and Security During Legal TransactionsEnable Ginger

Data points to the fact that companies have difficulty managing third-party open source within their software code bases, leading to compliance, IP, and security risk. These risks are often amplified in legal transactions and can impact “go”/”no go” decisions if not addressed throughout the legal process. Join Leon Schwartz, Ass
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Becoming a Threat Hunter in Your Enterprise

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For years, most IT security organizations have waited to detect new threats and then moved swiftly to defend against them. Today, however, there is a new wave of “threat hunting,” in which the security team takes a more proactive approach --seeking out potential threats before the attackers have a chance to act. How do enterprises build threat hunting programs? How do they staff them, and what tools do they need? What skills and training does a great threat hunter need? In this Dark Reading webinar, a top expert discusses the process for building a threat hunting program, and for optimizing the efforts of designated threat hunters in the organization.
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Comprehensive Breach Protection from Network to Endpoint

Carbon black

The number of threats that can impact an organization is far greater than the number to which most analysts can manually respond. This problem is amplified by the sheer volume of alerts generated by existing tools, and the difficult task of prioritizing each one. By the time a threat is detected, investigated and manually remediated, dwell time has already been significant, increasing the risk of damage. BluVector and Carbon Black work together to provide an integrated solution for end-to-end and immediate protection from advanced malware, while also driving efficiency improvements across an organization.
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Endpoint Security Got You Down? No PowerShell? No Problem

Black Hills Information Security

Do your PowerShell scripts keep getting caught? Tired of dealing with EDRs & Windows Defender every time you need to pop a box? In this one-hour webcast, we introduce a somewhat new Red Team approach that we call BYOI (Bring Your Own Interpreter). Turns out, by harnessing the powah of C# and the .NET framework you can embed entire interpreters inside of a C# binary. This allows you to dynamically access all of the .NET API from a scripting language of your choosing without going through Powershell in any way! We also cover some basic .NET & C# concepts in order to understand why this is possible and all the hype surrounding offensive C# tradecraft.
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Spotlight

In an era which is being referred to as Industry 4.0, government departments are increasing their digital footprints and adapting their technology and engagement environments to remain competitive and relevant. As information and assets owned or used by the organization become another node in the network, the attack surface area increases exponentially. In such a scenario, the cybersecurity landscape is also undergoing a metamorphosis of unprecedented scale.

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