CyberProof’s Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) team performed an analysis of the most dangerous countries in 2021. We conducted research to identify the most common origins of cyber attacks, basing...




As a product marketer myself, I’m familiar with the sort of techniques that are used to market a product and attract a target audience. As a cybersecurity product marketer, it’s even more...




With security analysts acting as the front line of cyber security defense, it’s paramount to maintain vigilance and team morale. So how can you ensure continuous development and retention of your...




CyberProof’s team was focused over the weekend on providing information and updates necessary to protect our clients from a new, critical remote code execution (RCE) zero-day exploit for Apache...




Black Friday is one of the most active times of the year for online consumers, which means that it is also a particularly lucrative season for cyber criminals. Just as in previous years, these...




This month’s CyberProof SOC Masterclass attracted SOC Leaders, Engineers, CISOs, and Security Analysts. Our 2-day event covered a range of topics designed to upskill security operations leaders,...




CyberProof and SANS have partnered to provide this year’s SANS Institute SOC Survey – a report that provides security leaders with insight about key trends adopted by Security Operations Centers...




As consumers throughout India rush to do last-minute shopping for Diwali, retailers have good reason for concern. Amid the preparations for the fireworks, candle-lighting and family gatherings, a...




Basic Authentication, as its name suggests, is the most basic authentication protocol – providing a User-Password form of authentication without any additional, more advanced type of identity...




Cloud computing offers a wide range of benefits – from low infrastructure & maintenance costs and scalability to better performance and flexibility. Yet, those rushing to the cloud without the...




Part 2 of 2

In part 1 of this blog we discussed how building a use case package requires specific skills – from building effective cyber security threat detection rules in the SIEM to defining...




Part 1 of 2This is part 1 of a 2-part post about the Use Case Factory. If you’d like to more in-depth information about the use case process itself, see part 2.




To be competitive and support business growth, organizations relying on Operational Technology (OT) ecosystems must adopt new technologies – integrating innovations & enhancements with legacy...




Threat actors utilize a wide variety of tactics and tools to gain access to a target network – frequently using the network’s endpoints as entry points to reach the organization’s “crown jewels.”...




Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) – also known as Potentially Unwanted Applications (PUAs) – often come installed with freeware. Commonly referred to as junkware, bundleware, or adware, PUPs...




The steep cost of data processing in Azure Sentinel – a crucial component of Managed Detection & Response (MDR) – poses a challenge for many large organizations that struggle to maintain effective...




We’re delighted to have had the opportunity to present at InfoSecurity Europe 2021! Jaimon Thomas, Global Head, Security Solutions at CyberProof, and Sinu Peter, Principal Security Architect,...




MITRE’s Attacker Tactics, Techniques, and Common Knowledge (ATT&CK) framework is a powerful tool for improving cyber defense by creating a smarter security operations center (SOC). 




As migration to the cloud is increasing, so is the number and complexity of threats targeting the cloud. Security operations are evolving and need to accommodate these new threats alongside...




“To a great mind, nothing is little” remarked Sherlock Holmes, describing the process of one of his investigations. Reading through Holmes’ quotes, one can easily identify a connection between...




There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic made rapid, wide-ranging changes to where and how we work. But are these changes permanent or will things revert to the way they were – once a vaccine...




Cyber extortion is when an individual or group obtains access to an individual’s systems or an organization’s systems using various malware techniques and encrypts their files, blocking access –...




The adoption of Microsoft’s Office 365 collaboration and email platform became much more widespread this year. In part, the switch is due to the phenomenon of Work from Home (WFH) – a practice...




Treating patients is not the only thing that hospitals and other healthcare providers need to worry about.




Hundreds and even thousands of popular browser extensions are available that support a variety of useful functions, from ad blocking and cookie management to text translation, grammar correction,...




International Women’s Day provided a rare opportunity to openly and honestly probe some of the challenges and opportunities for women of diverse background and cultures to build a career in cyber...




Wargaming is a unique and effective means of testing cyber readiness – by improving an organization’s ability to effectively handle real cyber attacks using planned attack simulations and...




It seems that a day doesn’t go by without another cyber breach catching the news headlines. As cyber threats of all types continue to increase – growing in number and sophistication –...




This is the second part of a 2-part series. To see part 1, click here




Organizations in the Financial Services (FS) industry face a wide range of threats – from supply chain risk and identity theft to online fraud and data manipulation. 




Defending an enterprise’s infrastructure successfully requires using multiple products that – when fit together effectively – create a comprehensive, multilayer defense.




Forrester’s recent report ‘NowTech: Managed Detection And Response Services Providers, Q4 2020’ provides an overview of Managed Detection and Response (MDR) vendors and the capabilities that...




Threat intelligence has become a near-universal component of modern cyber security strategies. According to a recent SANS CTI survey, in 2020 we saw more personnel dedicated to CTI functions than...




We’re excited to share that CyberProof’s recent virtual event, The Smarter SOC Summit, was a huge success – bringing together top cyber security professionals from around the globe to focus on...




Security teams are struggling to reduce the time to detect and respond due to the complexity and volume of alerts being generated from multiple security technologies. 




It’s been an upside-down year where none of the old rules seem to apply – even to Christmas shopping. For retailers, this year’s holiday season is starting earlier than ever and is expected to...




Threat actor activity in 2020 was been largely shaped by the COVID-19 pandemic – with cyber criminals exploiting the fear and uncertainty created by the pandemic for their own profit. Threat...




Forrester – one of the leading technology research firms – recently released a report to help organizations understand the value they can expect from Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) in...




Our security needs have grown this year – yet, security budgets in the current economic climate are tighter than ever. 




Technology builds the digital economy – yet, cyber security functions as a key pillar that helps it thrive. This fact has become even clearer this year throughout Australia with the recent...




The reality created by the COVID-19 pandemic has provided troubling opportunities for cyber criminals, who have been capitalizing on and abusing the global confusion. During the last six months,...




Forrester – one of the leading independent technology research firms – recently published its highly respected report: The Forrester Wave™: Midsize Managed Security Services Providers, Q3 2020.




The first line of defense for any organization is at the physical perimeter of the building or campus, which may be protected by gates, locks, security guards, closed-circuit TVs, front desk...




CyberProof and Microsoft customers are now able to benefit from next-generation cloud-based managed security services to run a smarter and more cost-efficient SOC. This comes at a crucial time for...




5G is the next generation of mobile Internet connectivity, offering 100Xs faster transmission speeds and lower latency – thereby improving network performance, device connections, and application...




CyberProof’s Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) team discovered a new cyber crime marketplace using advanced threat intelligence techniques. The marketplace – named, Plugged – deals with multiple ...




This blog was co-authored with Kiran Belsekar, CISO at Aegon Life Insurance.