Ransomware: How to prevent, predict, detect & respond

January 9, 2020

The malicious programs known as ransomware have attracted a significant amount of coverage in the mainstream media over the last few years, as major companies and organizations announced that their operations had been affected by the threat. Examples of affected businesses include hospitals, universities and major international corporations [2, 3]. Despite the alarming nature of the threat, the way ransomware gains entry onto a user’s device is actually no different from the methods used by other threats. Ransomware is most commonly spread by two methods.

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Firmitas provides a next-generation Adaptable Operational-Security solution. A new approach for cyber-defense based on process-oriented security rather than information or data security. Instead of creating antidotes to specific threats it works by enforcing a system's predefined design. Thus, making unexpected attacks infeasible and ensuring system up-time.

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Remote Support Security Whitepaper

whitePaper | October 21, 2022

The purpose of this document is to help technically-oriented professionals understand the security-related value BeyondTrust can bring to your organization. BeyondTrust can help your support organization stay secure and compliant, while improving the efficiency and success of your organization with a better end-user support experience.

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Cyber security considerations 2022

whitePaper | September 12, 2022

The threat landscape is expanding. Cybercriminals are as entrepreneurial as ever and using increasingly sophisticated tools and technologies. In this fluid environment, we believe Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) and their teams should adopt a mindset of enablement — cyber security is no longer just about prevention.

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Cloud Privilege Broker 22.1 Security Whitepaper

whitePaper | September 15, 2022

There is complete end-to-end encryption from BeyondInsight with Cloud Privilege Broker through to the Cloud Platform Infrastructure. Cloud Privilege Broker services communicate with each other through distributed queues over TLS encryption.

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Scenarios for the Future of Cybercrime - White Paper for Decision Makers

whitePaper | January 28, 2020

Project 2020 is an initiative of the International Cyber Security Protection Alliance (ICSPA). Its aim is to anticipate the future of cybercrime, enabling governments, businesses and citizens to prepare themselves for the challenges and opportunities of the coming decade. It comprises a range of activities, including common threat reporting, scenario exercises, policy guidance and capacity building.

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Cyber Security After the Pandemic

whitePaper | April 29, 2021

The cyber security industry has faced two major sets of challenges over the last twelve months. The attacks and exploits affecting Solar Winds, Accellion, Microsoft and their customers have focused attention on supply chain risk, but the impact of the coronavirus pandemic has been felt more broadly across cyber security domains and disciplines.

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Threat Connect Cyber Survey Report

whitePaper | January 4, 2022

Whether you are in financial services, farming, or public infrastructure, the security threat to organizations has never been greater. Today, almost every company is a technology company in some shape or form and this can be a soft underbelly - open to attack. Cyber risk is the fastest-growing risk faced by businesses globally. A wide range of statistics and sources make it clear that attackers have become even more proficient over recent years, using automation to exploit vulnerabilities at an accelerated pace and frequency. Threats are even more widespread and complex than before.

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Firmitas Cyber Solutions

Firmitas provides a next-generation Adaptable Operational-Security solution. A new approach for cyber-defense based on process-oriented security rather than information or data security. Instead of creating antidotes to specific threats it works by enforcing a system's predefined design. Thus, making unexpected attacks infeasible and ensuring system up-time.

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