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Artificial Intelligence Gives Clues About Cyberattack Targets

Rebecca Skubish on Nov 9, 2018 2:24:37 PM

Current Threats: Fileless Malware

Paulo Shakarian on Nov 5, 2018 9:30:10 PM

 

Fileless malware is on the rise and is enabling many attacks in 2018. While fileless techniques were prevalent in 2017, most of the more well-known attacks still accessed the disk and..

Five Questions to Ask a Cybersecurity Vendor

Paulo Shakarian on Oct 30, 2018 9:48:36 AM
 

Five questions to ask a cybersecurity vendor selling a machine learning solution

Ever since we started CYR3CON, we are continually surprised at the hype cycle surrounding..

Patching without Prioritization isn’t Working

Paulo Shakarian on Oct 23, 2018 9:34:13 AM

 

Detection dates and continued scanning don’t solve the root cause of the problem: how do you determine which CVEs are likely to be targeted and must be patched?

Recent media..

Breach disclosed by the Pentagon highlights the importance of third-party risk

Paulo Shakarian on Oct 17, 2018 2:33:04 PM

 

Late last week, the Associated Press reported that nearly 30,000 Department of Defense workers may have had Personally Identifying Information (PII) exposed due to a data..

Current Threats: Cryptomining

Paulo Shakarian on Sep 26, 2018 2:29:40 PM

Several recent studies are telling us that illicit cryptomining is becoming a very large threat. This may leave many threat watchers wondering “what happened to ransomware”?..

Learning from NotPetya

Paulo Shakarian on Sep 26, 2018 2:29:22 PM

What will be the impact of the new Windows 10 Zero-Day?

Paulo Shakarian on Sep 26, 2018 2:28:56 PM

The recently revealed Windows 10 Task Scheduler Zero-Day illustrates just how quickly the idea of an exploit can become available.

Some have referred to the zero-day as bering of “limited..

The Cybersecurity Labor Shortage Makes it an Exciting Time to be a Service Provider

Paulo Shakarian on Sep 25, 2018 9:24:00 AM

The cybersecurity talent shortage will continue to grow — with an estimated 3.5 million openings by 2021. If that were a city, it would be the third-largest in the U.S. after New York and Los..

Machine Learning and Cyber — Trusting the System will be Key

Paulo Shakarian on Sep 18, 2018 12:18:39 PM

There is much discussion about machine learning applied to cybersecurity. Many believe that machine learning will ultimately revolutionize the industry. As IT infrastructure..