People, procedure, and technology are the three components of cybersecurity. The bulk of the time, technology is the emphasis of the three since it is the easiest to execute. However, in order for a company to successfully fulfill its security objectives, all three aspects must be approached in a methodical, flexible, and scalable manner. Following well established international and local cybersecurity standards is critical to doing this, as it guarantees that a comprehensive approach is followed when confronting the difficult goal of cybersecurity. After all, using cutting-edge technology to automate a poorly thought-out process does not enhance the process or the end outcomes.read more
When it comes to estimating cybersecurity risk, there is a lot of uncertainty, beginning with the likelihood of a breach and concluding with an estimate of the damage. It's a good idea to split these items down and then concentrate on quantifying the ranges for each of them using data relevant to your organization. However, it is also necessary to evaluate the worth of the underlying item being safeguarded. What is the cost of compromising that asset and is the value of the increased expenditures necessary in cyber protection justified as a result?read more
Before you start your journey of fortifying your cybersecurity infrastructure, policies, and procedures, you will need to know what is missing. Where do you stand versus the applicable standards? As a matter of fact, you will need to start with identifying the standards that apply to your organization in the first place. When it comes to cybersecurity, there is no “one-size-fits-all” solution to eliminate the possibility of cyber-attacks. Usually, an organization would need to implement multiple standards to ensure the best levels of security which would require a multi-dimensional analysis of the existing policies and infrastructure.read more
Got the best firewall money can buy and implemented the latest information security standards? Ok, now how do you know that your state-of-the-art firewall is configured and working properly? How can you make sure that your employees are following your information security policies all the time? You would only know that you had a vulnerability when you are actually breached and it is too late. That is why you need penetration testing and red teaming services which will identify the gaps you have in your cybersecurity policies and infrastructure before anyone else with malicious intent does. In other words, we will hack you for your own good.read more
It is easy to imagine that network breaches are the work of cutting-edge hacker groups. In reality, a huge proportion of breaches are initiated using low-tech attack strategies such as phishing and social engineering. By having an end user reveal their login credentials or open a malicious attachment, attackers can penetrate networks that would otherwise be very difficult to breach. Enhancing your employee's knowldge and awareness is a key factor to reduce the cyber attacks in your orginazationread more
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There is a hacker attack every 39 seconds
Since COVID-19, the US FBI reported a 300% increase in reported cybercrimes.
Human intelligence and comprehension is the best defense against phishing attacks.
More than half a million Zoom user accounts were compromised and sold on the dark web
95% of cyber-security penetrations are caused by human error.
On average, hackers remain undetected for 211 days in corporate systems.
60% of businesses suspend activity within 6 months of a cyber attack.
Cybercrime to cost the world $10.5 trillion annually by 2025.