Secure Your Cloud Infrastructure For Remote Workers

Tony MasonData Protection, Enterprise Security, Office 365 Security, SIEM, Vulnerability Management & SIEM

As working from home becomes more long-term, it’s important to secure your cloud infrastructure for remote workers. Cloud Infrastructure allows for great speed and ease of deployment. New infrastructure can be deployed in minutes.  The rate of change in cloud infrastructure is far quicker than with on-premise and it is so easy and quick to deploy. This is enabling businesses … Read More

Do You Evaluate Your Security Controls?

Tony MasonBreach & Attack Simulation, Enterprise Security

With many now working from home and businesses changing, are you sure your security controls are robust enough? When checking your security posture, be sure to ask the right questions. The only way you can really see if your security controls are working effectively is to test them.  There are many tools available to do this.  However, you need to … Read More

Modern Cloud SIEM Solutions from Rapid7

Tony MasonSIEM, Vulnerability Management & SIEM

As everything is moving to the cloud, Rapid7 explain why modern SIEM is in the cloud and what benefits you can expect from a cloud SIEM. Modern cloud SIEM solutions enable three new use cases In the past, SIEM has been most valuable around: Correlation: Give me context, and help me investigate alarms triggered by my stack Compliance: Help me prove that … Read More

Vulnerability Management & Cloud Security

Tony MasonData Protection, Enterprise Security, Vulnerability Management & SIEM

Cloud Security is becoming a top priority. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is now the fastest growing area of the cloud. This is due to the speed, cost and reliability with which organisations can create and deploy applications, according to McAfee’s latest report –‘Cloud Native – Infrastructure as a Service Adoption & Risk Report’. Unfortunately, the results of their survey … Read More

Ransomware-as-a-Service

Tony MasonData Protection, Endpoint Security, Enterprise Security, Security Awareness & Phishing

The Dark Web and Ransomware-as-a-Service This month our partner, Vipre, reported on Ransomware-as-a-Service and the impacts this could have on the industry.  Jason Norton advised, ‘Ransomware is a form of malware that encrypts, or locks a user out of and away from their critical data. Typically, the attacker demands monetary payment in exchange for a decryption key that promises to unlock the … Read More