RETHINKING NATIONAL SECURITY

April 23, 2019

When World War II ended in 1945 our nation was secure from attack. Since then, we have invested trillions of dollars in an effort to improve our national security. We have applied some of our brightest minds to maximize the value of that investment. Yet, absurdly, we now can be destroyed in under an hour. What went wrong? In mathematics, an absurd result from a logical line of reasoning proves that at least one underlying assumption is false.

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Sylint Group

Sylint provides Expert services in Digital Data Forensics, eDiscovery and Cyber Security to a wide variety of clients, from small firms to fortune 100 companies. Our services cover both pre- and post-incident support, and address a broad range of regulations and requirements including PCI, Sarbanes-Oxley, HIPAA and ISO 27001. Our engineering team develops unique techniques and methods, through software and hardware, to detect and respond to newly emerging security threats, anti-forensic activities and fraudulent behaviors. Sylint's professionals combine experience from law enforcement and intelligence sectors with advanced technologies to provide unparalleled solutions for our clients. Specialties Cyber Security, Forensics, eDiscovery.

OTHER WHITEPAPERS
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VIRSEC ® SECURITY PLATFORM

whitePaper | December 10, 2019

Advanced application attacks that weaponize at runtime (WRT) are increasingly putting businesses at risk. These attacks challenge application security by leveraging fileless malware, memory corruption and uncommon vulnerabilities to evade traditional security solutions. WRTs manipulate legitimate processes and enable stealthy execution of malicious code, resulting in data breaches, damaged infrastructure, and financial losses.

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Network Traffic Analysis (NTA): A Cybersecurity ‘Quick Win’

whitePaper | February 27, 2020

According to research from ESG and the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA), 91% of cybersecurity professionals believe that most organizations are either extremely or somewhat vulnerable to a significant cyber-attack or data breach.1 This level of cyber-risk demands immediate attention and action from CISOs, CIOs, and business executives. As a result, 62% of organizations plan to increase cybersecurity spending in 2020.2 Here’s the problem: Increasing security budgets alone isn’t enough. CISOs need quick and easy wins that can greatly bolster security efficacy and streamline operations without demanding massive projects and vast resources. There is a lot of work ahead. This white paper concludes.

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Symantec White Paper - The Cyber Resilience Blueprint: A New Perspective on Security

whitePaper | January 2, 2020

In this sophisticated threat environment, traditional security tactics are failing. Symantec encourages organizations to revisit their security posture to build a more cyber resilient enterprise. Resilience is not defined by a series of checklists, but through evaluations based on the current threat environment and the acceptable risk level for the organization.

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CISA Stakeholder-Specific Vulnerability Categorization Guide

whitePaper | November 9, 2022

The CISA Stakeholder-Specific Vulnerability Categorization (SSVC) is a customized decision tree model that assists in prioritizing vulnerability response for the United States government (USG), state, local, tribal, and territorial (SLTT) governments; and critical infrastructure (CI) entities. This document serves as a guide for evaluating vulnerabilities using the CISA SSVC decision tree. The goal of SSVC is to assist in prioritizing the remediation of a vulnerability basedon the impact exploitation would have to the particular organization(s).

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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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Proven Ways to Prevent Ransomware Attacks

whitePaper | September 22, 2022

Ransomware is one of the fastest-growing and most costly cyber threats. According to a recent Perimeter 81 survey of over 500 IT professionals, 76% of respondents reported that their company experienced an attack within their organization.

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Sylint Group

Sylint provides Expert services in Digital Data Forensics, eDiscovery and Cyber Security to a wide variety of clients, from small firms to fortune 100 companies. Our services cover both pre- and post-incident support, and address a broad range of regulations and requirements including PCI, Sarbanes-Oxley, HIPAA and ISO 27001. Our engineering team develops unique techniques and methods, through software and hardware, to detect and respond to newly emerging security threats, anti-forensic activities and fraudulent behaviors. Sylint's professionals combine experience from law enforcement and intelligence sectors with advanced technologies to provide unparalleled solutions for our clients. Specialties Cyber Security, Forensics, eDiscovery.

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