Entries by Julian Anjorin

Beat The Budget | Cybersecurity Awareness Training

Let’s face it, when it comes to cybersecurity, humans are an unpredictable liability. According to Forrester’s “Reconfigure Your Human Firewall” report, only one-third of employees receive cybersecurity training and under half are aware of their organization’s policies. Non-technical employees are perceived as an organizational weak link and are consistently targeted by attacks. For example, many […]

Is a SIEM Right For You?

What is a SIEM? Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) is the combination of Security Information Management (SIM) and Security Event Management (SEM) systems. SEM systems store and interpret logs for real-time security event analysis enabling defensive actions to be taken more quickly. SIM systems collect data for trend analysis and provide automated reporting. By […]

Three Deaths by Cyberattack

Today, businesses of all sizes are under threat from cybercriminals, not just Fortune 500 enterprises. Between April 2016 and April 2017, about half of U.S. small businesses were breached by hackers. Security experts saw a dramatic spike in ransomware attacks costing businesses $1 billion in 2016. A cyberattack can be powerful enough to bring entire businesses […]

Ransomware 101 and How to Protect Yourself

Ransomware attackers collected $1 billion in 2016. In the first half of 2017 alone, we have already experienced the biggest and arguably most innovative ransomware attack to date, WannaCry. Interestingly, WannaCry crawled the internet in the same fashion as a worm and spread like wildfire which is what made it such a widespread phenomenon. Needless […]

[Webinar] How to Effectively Manage Network Security – Incident Response Demo

THIS WEBINAR TOOK PLACE ON THURSDAY, 5/18/17 @ 2PM EST The recording is available below. Join Darrick Kristich, Security Expert and Co-Founder of Sedara Security, for an inside look at the cybersecurity incident response lifecycle through the eyes of a dedicated professional. With the input of Garret Gross of our partner AlienVault, this webinar covers the background of […]