A Look at Deception

October 15, 2019

By 2021, cyber attacks are expected to cause $6 trillion in damages worldwide. To combat, spending is predicted to hit $1 trillion between 2017 and 2021. Attackers benefit from an infinite amount of time and tactics at their disposal, as they work to get around the typical static network and endpoint defenses organizations put in place. Deception can complement endpoint and network defenses, adding dynamic security mechanisms that can be customized for every environment to take the attacker’s advantage away.

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Wombat Security Technologies

At Wombat Security, our mission is to deliver software-based cyber security awareness and training solutions that help your employees understand the risks associated with poor cyber hygiene and subsequently change their behaviors to strengthen your organization’s security posture. Our Continuous Training Methodology takes a 360-degree approach to security education, and customers who have implemented our programs have reduced successful phishing attacks and malware infections by up to 90%. With several million users across North America, Europe and Asia, we have established ourselves as a global leader in security awareness and training. And independent research by the Aberdeen Group has proven that our four-step methodology can reduce employee-related security risks and business impact by up to 60%.

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Project Blackfin: Automated Breach Detection Using Intelligent Agents

whitePaper | December 4, 2019

This paper describes a distributed anomaly detection approach designed to accurately track actions performed by adversaries across a network. The illustrated approach involves running multiple machine learning models on both endpoints and the network as well as on a centralized backend, and includes communication and replication of learned states between these models.

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Cybersecurity in the Cloud White Paper

whitePaper | July 1, 2023

Cloud services have changed the face of business, offering scalability, efficiency and cost savings not available with onpremises IT infrastructure. The cloud makes it easier for organizations to manage the ever-increasing amount of data passing through their systems, helping teams communicate and collaborate across different locations. By enhancing the ability to access and manage information, the cloud has introduced a new way of approaching productivity and security – and has transformed how we work.

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How to Prepare For & Respond to Ransomware in Operational Technology Environments

whitePaper | March 14, 2023

Targeted intrusions for gaining long-term access and collecting data about industrial control systems (ICS) are becoming much more frequent. Many of these attacks are about understanding the network and preparing for future activities without causing any immediate impact. The most recent Dragos Year in Review6 report shows that the ransomware groups Lockbit 2.0 and Conti were responsible for more than half of the observed ransomware attacks in industrial environments in 2021, and that these instances resulted in actions on objectives. These attacks have been observed in almost every industrial vertical, primarily targeting small to medium-sized organizations in manufacturing.

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Nasuni Access Anywhere Security Model

whitePaper | December 20, 2022

The Nasuni Access Anywhere add-on service delivers high-performance, VPN-less file access for remote and hybrid users, integrates an organization’s file shares with Microsoft Teams, and provides productivity tools such as desktop synchronization and external file and folder sharing to enhance user productivity and provide access to files seamlessly from anywhere on any device. This white paper outlines the security elements of the Nasuni Access Anywhere service.

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Is Cyber Security Meeting Today’s Intensifying Challenges?

whitePaper | September 22, 2022

Cybersecurity has always been critical, but it’s taken on new urgency today. Cyberattacks have escalated in intensity and volume. At the same time, IT is experiencing the pressing challenges of a technology modernization revolution. Driving this tech revolution are remote work environments, a skills shortage and unprecedented growth in cloud deployments. These developments bring increasing requirements to proactively secure environments, deflect risks and rapidly respond to cyberattacks.

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Sharkgate Whitepaper

whitePaper | December 11, 2019

SharkGate specializes in protecting websites and has geared up to build the next-generation of website cyber protection: SharkGate is creating the World’s first distributed ledger powered Cyber Security solution designed exclusively to protect websites against hackers. SharkGate is taking a new approach that will change website security as the industry knows it and make the next-generation of cyber protection available to all websites worldwide.

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Spotlight

Wombat Security Technologies

At Wombat Security, our mission is to deliver software-based cyber security awareness and training solutions that help your employees understand the risks associated with poor cyber hygiene and subsequently change their behaviors to strengthen your organization’s security posture. Our Continuous Training Methodology takes a 360-degree approach to security education, and customers who have implemented our programs have reduced successful phishing attacks and malware infections by up to 90%. With several million users across North America, Europe and Asia, we have established ourselves as a global leader in security awareness and training. And independent research by the Aberdeen Group has proven that our four-step methodology can reduce employee-related security risks and business impact by up to 60%.

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