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Chernobyl and its Cyber Lessons, Part 2: Incident Response

What can be learned from the incident response of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986? HBO’s recent “Chernobyl” series, which retold the story of the nuclear accident that threatened much of Europe ...
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Cyber Resilience – Everything You (Really) Need to Know

What is cyber resilience? If you search the definition within the Oxford Dictionary, resilience alone is defined as “the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness.” If you narrow the definition down ...
SEC Releases InfoSec “Roadmap” for GLBA Entities

SEC Releases InfoSec “Roadmap” for GLBA Entities

The Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) has released a new report, entitled Cybersecurity and Resiliency Observations, which stands as their most detailed and comprehensive information security ...

DEF CON 27, Voting Village – Rahul Patel’s ‘Incident Lifecycle: Incident Response & Management Planning’

Thanks to Def Con 27 Volunteers, Videographers and Presenters for publishing their superlative conference videos via their YouTube Channel for all to see, enjoy and learn. Permalink ...

Use Cases of the Bricata Platform for Better Network Security

The Bricata platform supports a range of network security use cases from DIY fatigue to connecting networks after M&A ...
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The More Cybersecurity Changes, the More It Stays the Same

It is time for an evolution in cybersecurity that focuses on adversary disruption Despite major advancements in technology, the global approach to cybersecurity has remained the same for decades: Respond and recover ...
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The Role of Technology in the Modern SOC

I’ve worked in security operation centers (SOCs) since before they were even called that, and I’ve seen a lot. A lot of threats, a lot of technologies that worked for a while—until ...
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Lessons from the Louisiana Ransomware Attack

When a ransomware attack hit the state of Louisiana this week, affecting some of the state’s server computers, the government responded by taking its servers down. The move was a pre-emptive one, ...

10 Statistics that Summarize the State of Cybersecurity in Financial Services

Cybersecurity statistics show financial services organizations are 300 times more likely to be attacked, experience hundreds of thousands of security alerts, and invest an average of $2,300 per employee in cybersecurity ...

Operationalizing Incident Response

Risk management, threat intelligence, and incident response come together in a sensible, practical, and operational detect and respond model to positively impact your cyber risk strategy. Staffing models (small and large), tools, ...