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sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: 2020 has been a disastrous and disruptive year for organizations and their security programs. Upticks in cyberattacks – like malware – have led to significant and costly breaches. Read this white paper to learn more about the effects of 2020 and how IT and security teams can collaborate to drive operational resilience against today’s threats.
Posted: 14 Apr 2022 | Published: 14 Apr 2022

ServiceNow

Ransomware Protection: Last Line of Defense, First Step in Data Recovery
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to examine ransomware as one of the many threats to recovery readiness facing today’s organizations; drill deeper into the nature, impact, and direction of this insidious form of attack; explore risk management elements, including planning, protection, monitoring, fast restores, and testing; and more.
Posted: 17 Sep 2021 | Published: 17 Sep 2021

TOPICS:  Malware
Commvault

Webinar -Hunting threats in harm’s way and dissecting it the Holmes way!
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
WEBCAST: This talk will cover the rise of RATS, the rise of XLS attachment exploits, and new obfuscation techniques to conceal core code and configuration files by malware authors. The talk also touches on the theme of how techniques in exfiltration are changing and how rapidly other threat actors are adopting or improvising on these trends.
Posted: 21 May 2021 | Premiered: May 21, 2021

TOPICS:  Malware
Cisco Umbrella

Computer Weekly - 18 May 2021: The real-life consequences of ransomware attacks
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, after a ransomware attack shut a major US oil pipeline, we examine the real-life consequences for organisations facing similar threats. We ask the experts for their top tips in reducing datacentre running costs. And we hear how data science skills are helping government make better decisions. Read the issue now.
Posted: 17 May 2021 | Published: 18 May 2021

ComputerWeekly.com

The future of storage
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we examine emerging technologies in storage such as helium disks and DNA. Ransomware is becoming more sophisticated and the attackers more tactical. And as the EU's top court challenges the UK over surveillance, we ask what this means for data privacy after Brexit. Read the issue now.
Posted: 26 Mar 2021 | Published: 26 Mar 2021

ComputerWeekly.com

Your Hybrid Infrastructure Is Under Attack
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: In a recent survey, 85% of IT pros selected hybrid cloud as their ideal operating model. However, these clouds come with their share of complexity. Namely, they require a high level of interconnectivity, which increases the risk of malware attacks, or worse. Don’t delay – Leverage this white paper to learn how to secure your hybrid environment.
Posted: 15 Mar 2021 | Published: 10 Nov 2020

Palo Alto Networks

Audi fine-tunes its digital performance to boost online car sales
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, the digital chief at Audi UK discusses how the car maker is tackling the slump in new car sales. One of the largest global malware botnets has been taken down, but how much of a blow will it be for cyber criminals? And we hear how one county council made huge savings on its SAP installation. Read the issue now.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 09 Feb 2021

ComputerWeekly.com

Security in the Fast Lane
sponsored by WhiteHat Security
WEBCAST: Today’s organizations rely on a collection of applications in order to maintain internal operations and interact with end-users. However, dangerous threats targeting data in these critical apps have emerged. Watch this webinar to learn more about the application security threat landscape, notable breaches and how to protect your apps.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Premiered: Dec 4, 2020

WhiteHat Security

The future of storage
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we examine emerging technologies in storage such as helium disks and DNA. Ransomware is becoming more sophisticated and the attackers more tactical. And as the EU's top court challenges the UK over surveillance, we ask what this means for data privacy after Brexit. Read the issue now.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 13 Oct 2020

ComputerWeekly.com

Hidden Text and Zero Font Attacks
sponsored by Inky Technology
RESOURCE: You may have heard that some phishing emails use something called zero font — text hidden in an email by various means. It is a brand forgery email intended to harvest login credentials. But what exactly is this technique, and why do attackers use it? Read this document to learn both the why and the how of hidden text and zero font.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 07 Oct 2020

Inky Technology

Invisible Characters
sponsored by Inky Technology
WHITE PAPER: Similar to hidden text and zero font, invisible characters is a phishing tactic designed to obscure text in order to bypass secure email gateways (SEGs). Read this edition of Understanding Phishing for a full breakdown of invisible text – including real-world examples and best practices for stopping it.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 06 Oct 2020

Inky Technology

CEO Impersonation
sponsored by Inky Technology
WHITE PAPER: Threat actors have realized that they can achieve at least a minimal rate of success by impersonating a company’s CEO or other high-level official in an email to an employee lower down in the organization. They will typically request money via wire transfer, but it does not stop there. Read this white paper to see some examples.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 02 Oct 2020

Inky Technology

Top COVID-19 Phishing Scams
sponsored by Inky Technology
RESOURCE: Phishing scammers have taken advantage of the frequent updates regarding COVID-19 information to use it as an entry point for their campaigns. This article, Top COVID-19 Phishing Scams, looks at the emerging threat types and what to look for to identify an attack – read on to get started.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 06 Oct 2020

Inky Technology

Dually Deceptive: Two New Phishing Scams Swimming by Your SEG
sponsored by Inky Technology
RESOURCE: Phishing scams have been more than pervasive in 2020, with the APWG counting 139,685 unique phishing threats in Q1 alone. As these attacks are quickly becoming more sophisticated, targeted and illusive, it’s a good idea to understand their complexity as they evolve. Jump into this short article to learn about two of these new scams.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 05 Oct 2020

Inky Technology

Zoom & Doom: How INKY Unraveled A Credential Harvesting Phishing Scam
sponsored by Inky Technology
RESOURCE: Zoom jumped from 10 million daily meeting participants in December 2019 to 300 million this past April. This boom in Zoom use spawned a flurry of fake meeting invitations from cybercriminals attempting to harvest credentials from users. Luckily, INKY was on the case. Read this article to view these fake Zoom meeting invites and more.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 02 Oct 2020

Inky Technology

Around the World in 34 Phish: Covid-19 Phishing Examples
sponsored by Inky Technology
RESOURCE: The state of the world has left email servers more vulnerable to attack than ever. As phishing is the most used method of cyberattack in the world, there have been plenty of examples to identify and dissect to help people develop a more watchful eye. Browse this article to see 34 different examples of phishing scams across the globe.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 28 Sep 2020

Inky Technology

Exploiting a Pandemic White House COVID-19 Phishing Scams
sponsored by Inky Technology
EBOOK: It is important to understand that we are living in a time of extreme vulnerability, and this is no less apparent than to those who are working in security. Increased internet use has led to an increase in phishing scams of all kinds. View this e-book to understand what it looks like when a phisher imitates the White House and the President.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 29 Sep 2020

Inky Technology

Stay Ahead of New Ransomware Threats: Protect against data exfiltration and extortion
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Recent data shows that threats are developing in two key areas: data exfiltration and extortion. Bad actors are using ransomware as a means to these ends. Organizations must be aptly prepared by knowing what these processes look like. View this white paper to get an in-depth look at an exfiltration-focused attack as well as the extortion phase.
Posted: 22 Jan 2021 | Published: 16 Dec 2020

Palo Alto Networks

Royal Holloway: Man proposes, fraud disposes
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: In May 2017, a strain of ransomware called WannaCry infected 32 NHS trusts in England. The NHS's report on the incident noted that all English local authorities reported being unaffected, despite also being connected to the NHS's own national network.
Posted: 07 Jul 2020 | Published: 14 Jul 2020

ComputerWeekly.com

Royal Holloway: A novel approach to clustering malware behaviour to improve malware detection
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: Clustering malware behaviour can be very useful, but it is unknown how accurate clustering algorithms are when dealing with malware
Posted: 07 Jul 2020 | Published: 08 Jul 2020

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly – 20 July 2021: Ripe for change – mixing digital innovation with traditional winemaking
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we find out how global winemaker Concha y Toro uses the latest tech to enhance 150-year old traditional processes. Pharma giant GSK explains how an API strategy is changing its business model. And we talk to retailers using video technology to bridge the gap between in-store and online selling. Read the issue now.
Posted: 19 Jul 2021 | Published: 20 Jul 2021

ComputerWeekly.com

5 IAM Trends Shaping the Future of Security
sponsored by Beta Systems
EGUIDE: Modern identity and access management (IAM) tools, capabilities and offerings are a direct result from years of cyberthreats targeting credentials, privileged accounts and passwords. Read this e-guide to discover 5 IAM trends that are shaping the future of the cybersecurity market.
Posted: 02 Nov 2020 | Published: 28 Oct 2020

Beta Systems

Incident Response Tools: How, When & Why to Use Them
sponsored by Claranet
EGUIDE: Incident response tools are growing in popularity as an effective method for proactively analyzing and addressing the vulnerabilities within your network. This e-guide was written to help readers through the vetting process as well as understand how, when and why to use them – read on to get started.
Posted: 21 Sep 2020 | Published: 17 Sep 2020

Claranet

SMB Cybersecurity: The Need for Better Protection
sponsored by Kaspersky
EGUIDE: Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are failing to keep their remote working employees adequately protected against the vast range of cyber threats they face, according to a study by Kaspersky. Access this e-guide to learn why many SMBs are turning to managed detection and response today.
Posted: 07 Jul 2020 | Published: 01 Jul 2020

Kaspersky

Navigating Ransomware Recovery
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
EGUIDE: The decisions and road to recovery will involve several stakeholders and real costs. So, when organizations must make the tough decision of whether to pay a ransom, rebuild the system, or file a report, there are many factors to consider. Use this e-guide to help you plan and map out steps to avoid rushing into bad choices that can’t be reversed.
Posted: 20 Apr 2020 | Published: 11 Feb 2020

Cisco Umbrella