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Essential Protection for Legacy Applications – Part 1

Essential Protection for Legacy Applications – Part 1

Legacy applications are essential components of almost every organization yet are fraught with vulnerabilities and security challenges. Effective protection of legacy applications is a rich and complex topic that we will detail ...
CTO Perspective: Examination of the REvil Ransomware Attack

CTO Perspective: Examination of the REvil Ransomware Attack

By Satya Gupta, Founder and CTO, Virsec Over the July 4th weekend, the REvil ransomware syndicate hit software supplier Kaseya Ltd. and crippled more than 200 United States companies. The criminals took ...
Anyone Can Be Hacked

Anyone Can Be Hacked

The truth is no organization is un-hackable. As John Chambers, former CEO of Cisco, and current CEO and founder of JC2 Ventures, stated several years ago, “There are two types of companies: those ...
Ransomware: A Thriving Business

Ransomware: A Thriving Business

Ransomware has become an industry unto itself, crippling organizations around the world. Some attacks, such as the recent ones perpetrated against the Colonial Pipeline, JBS, and Acer, are discovered quickly. Others can ...
Behind the Scenes: A Conversation with Virsec's CTO of the Year

Behind the Scenes: A Conversation with Virsec’s CTO of the Year

Several weeks ago, we were thrilled to learn that our Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Satya Gupta, was named CTO of the Year in the 2021 Global InfoSec Awards.   For the last ...
Protecting Industrial Control Systems Against Cyberattacks - Part 3

Protecting Industrial Control Systems Against Cyberattacks – Part 3

In the third installment of our series, Protecting Industrial Control Systems Against Cyberattacks, we explore additional risk factors and vulnerabilities facing ICS SCADA systems. If you haven’t already, please go back and ...
Behind the Scenes: A Conversation with Virsec’s New VP Public Sector

Behind the Scenes: A Conversation with Virsec’s New VP Public Sector

Virsec continues to grow rapidly, attracting top talent and investors alike. We recently announced that Kevin Jones has joined Virsec as VP Public Sector and Corporate Development. Over the course of his career, ...

U.S. Critical Infrastructure: Addressing Cyber Threats and the Importance of Prevention

The critical infrastructure of the United States includes all those systems and assets that are essential to the proper functioning, economy, health, and safety of American society. The roads and railways that ...

Breaking Down the Colonial Pipeline Cyber Attack

How did the recent Colonial Pipeline cyber attack happen? What could have been done to prevent it? A closer look at the most recent—and potentially most devastating—cyberattack ...