The Importance of Cybersecurity Threat Detection for Utilities

November 25, 2019

Cybersecurity threats against energy companies, including utilities, have been increasing at an alarming rate. A comprehensive approach to ensuring cyber protection is essential and should include cybersecurity threat detection as a standard element. But not all such cybersecurity solutions are created equal.

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Tresys provides innovative solutions to hard problems in cross domain, deep content inspection, file sanitization, SELinux, mobile devices and OSs, and assured information sharing. Known for years as THE SELinux security experts, Tresys is also the go-to resource for innovative solutions in these areas. Our knowledge of secure design, certification & accreditation, software development on secure OSs, COTS, and custom hardware, sets us apart and enables unique insight into today's complex solutions. Tresys views information assurance as a key mission-enabler, from core-to-edge, and is building game-changing technologies that help customers increase security while lowering TCO.

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INDUSTRIAL CYBER RISK MANAGEMENT

whitePaper | May 21, 2021

Critical infrastructure owners and operators have managed industrial risk for hundreds of years. This risk is usually measured in impact to health, safety, and reliability. As these industrial systems become increasingly digitized, so does the risk. What were once seen as isolated, manual processes have become reliant on communication networks and digital devices.

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22 Cybersecurity Tips for 2022

whitePaper | June 13, 2022

Many cyber-attacks involve ransomware, a form of malicious software or malware, designed to deny access to a computer system or data until a ransom is paid and a decryption key (commonly called a decryptor) is given to the victim. The encryption is virtually unbreakable without the decryption key, and you should not spend valuable time seeking a way around the encryption if you are attacked with it. Ransomware can spread in multiple ways, but most typically, through phishing emails or by unknowingly visiting an infected website. Ransomware can be catastrophic to healthcare and other organizations, preventing critical information and systems for patient care from being accessed, for example.

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2022 Trends in Securing Digital Identities

whitePaper | August 22, 2022

Managing the ecosystem of identities accessing enterprise resources has only gotten more complicated during the past several years. Between the increasing number of identities, the challenges posed by phishing attacks, and the continued growth of cloud adoption, enterprises are under pressure to ensure the army of remote workers, contractors, and employees accessing network resources are doing so securely and successfully.

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PROMOTING BETTER CYBERSECURITY

whitePaper | December 18, 2019

The Ohio Data Protection Act (“ODPA” or the Act), came into force on November 2, 2018.1 The Act seeks to improve cybersecurity among Ohio businesses. It does so by providing an affirmative defense against tort claims arising from a data breach to businesses that can demonstrate they have implemented a qualifying cybersecurity program that reasonably conforms to one of ten specified cybersecurity frameworks and met certain other safeguards specified in the Act.

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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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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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Spotlight

Tresys Technology

Tresys provides innovative solutions to hard problems in cross domain, deep content inspection, file sanitization, SELinux, mobile devices and OSs, and assured information sharing. Known for years as THE SELinux security experts, Tresys is also the go-to resource for innovative solutions in these areas. Our knowledge of secure design, certification & accreditation, software development on secure OSs, COTS, and custom hardware, sets us apart and enables unique insight into today's complex solutions. Tresys views information assurance as a key mission-enabler, from core-to-edge, and is building game-changing technologies that help customers increase security while lowering TCO.

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