5 Security Stats You Should Know for 2019

It’s no surprise that a data breach can cost businesses millions of dollars. Organizations must protect their data no matter where it is stored, used or transmitted. Varonis compiled 60 cybersecurity statistics to give you a better idea of the current cybersecurity state, and we’ve broken out five key facts to help you rethink your [...]

By |2019-05-31T10:49:27-05:00June 5th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Security Stats You Should Know for 2019

Playing Offense in Today’s Cybersecurity Game

Prevention alone will eventually fail: just read the data breach headlines making news on a weekly—if not daily—basis. Many companies are asymmetrically focused on the defensive role and not focused enough on preparing for the inevitable. Subbing-in an offensive team has its perks. First, let’s go back to the basics: Offense: The action of attacking [...]

By |2019-05-08T10:04:36-05:00May 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Playing Offense in Today’s Cybersecurity Game

Managing Third-Party Risk: Lessons from the Field

With the growing amount of third-party vendors working with or for your company, it’s imperative to do your due diligence to effectively protect against growing threats that are hitting major third-party vendor and business partners. Third-Party Risk Management Basics Third-party risk management is the process of analyzing and controlling risks to your company’s data, finances [...]

By |2019-04-30T09:39:09-05:00April 29th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Managing Third-Party Risk: Lessons from the Field

6 Stages to the Analytics-Driven Security Journey

Splunk recently released a security eBook to help companies understand the challenges and action steps to a security program that utilizes data to stay ahead of attacks. Here is a breakdown of the suggested six stages of the Analytics-Driven Security Journey, so you can get started on your voyage. Stage 1: Collection Collect basic security [...]

By |2019-04-17T09:01:42-05:00April 17th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 6 Stages to the Analytics-Driven Security Journey

5 Reasons You Can’t Wait to Modernize Your Infrastructure

What era of servers is your business running on? Can your outdated infrastructure compete in the age of digital transformation, where unprecedented data growth is driving the business economy? Or are you continuing to invest in a platform that was built ten years ago, or even more? Decade-old servers can’t keep pace with the mechanisms [...]

By |2019-02-19T09:43:39-05:00February 25th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Reasons You Can’t Wait to Modernize Your Infrastructure

All-in-SD-WAN: Simplifying Edge Security

The continued widespread adoption of cloud-based technologies and services is allowing businesses and organizations to move, grow and evolve with an unprecedented quickness. And with SD-WAN, we finally have networking architectures designed to keep up. Software defined WAN (SD-WAN) enables management of your network and security through a single console across the cloud edge.  It [...]

By |2019-01-16T13:36:07-05:00January 16th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on All-in-SD-WAN: Simplifying Edge Security

Cybersecurity Focus Areas for the New Year

The seemingly endless list of massive data breaches last year demonstrated just how critical effective cybersecurity has become. Companies in all industries are losing the battle to protect their customers’ data. As we move into 2019, it's important to remember that cybersecurity is about more than protecting information; it’s about neutralizing attacks that can literally [...]

By |2019-04-25T10:26:40-05:00January 14th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Cybersecurity Focus Areas for the New Year

Case Study: Sirius Helps an Insurance Company Comply with New Security Regulations

To meet New York State compliance deadlines for its new security regulation and rapidly achieve operational sophistication, a property and casualty insurer engaged Sirius to architect, install and remotely manage an enterprisewide IBM QRadar SIEM solution. With the help of Sirius, an IBM Platinum Business Partner, the insurer was able to address a critical component [...]

By |2019-01-21T16:21:35-05:00January 4th, 2019|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Case Study: Sirius Helps an Insurance Company Comply with New Security Regulations

Why You Need the Cybersecurity Framework & CIS Controls

As organizations expand their digital footprints the attack surface grows, and more tools are needed to address evolving threats. Consistently evaluating security controls has become critical to ensuring even the most basic security posture. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity—commonly known as the Cybersecurity Framework—and the Center [...]

By |2019-01-09T09:42:48-05:00December 30th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Why You Need the Cybersecurity Framework & CIS Controls