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MITRE ResilienCyCon: You Will Be Breached So Be Ready

Speakers at last week's MITRE ResilienCyCon conference had a surprisingly candid message for attendees: You will likely be breached at some point so focus on the controls and response capabilities yo...

What is Patch Management?

Patches are lines of code that influence the behavior of an application, operating system, or platform. They are often released to correct errors in code, optimize current features, or add new feature...

How to Stop DDoS Attacks

The best way to stop a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack will always be to be prepared for one in advance. Rushing to find solutions while dealing with an active attack makes everything so m...

Top 6 Rootkit Threats and How to Protect Yourself

In the ever-evolving world of malware, rootkits are some of the most dangerous threats out there. Once installed, a rootkit provides a hacker with numerous tools and options with which to wreak ha...

9 Best DDoS Protection Service Providers for 2023

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks can cripple an organization, a network, or even an entire country, and they show no sign of slowing down. While there are some things security teams can d...

How to Prevent DDoS Attacks: 5 Steps for DDoS Prevention

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks seek to cripple a corporate resource such as applications, web sites, servers, and routers, which can quickly lead to steep losses for victims. However, DD...

What Is a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Attack?

A distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack is a type of cyberattack in which multiple compromised systems are used to target a single system, usually with the goal of overwhelming its resources an...

Vulnerability Management as a Service: Top VMaaS Providers

There are 20,000 or more new software and hardware vulnerabilities every year, yet only a few hundred might be actively exploited. It falls to IT security teams to determine where those vulnerabiliti...

Penetration Testing Phases & Steps Explained

Organizations use penetration testing to strengthen their security. During these tests, simulated attacks are executed to identify gaps and vulnerabilities in the IT environment. But before hiring...

Patch Management Best Practices & Steps

Patch management is a critical aspect of IT security. If patches are not deployed in a timely manner, vulnerabilities remain exploitable by the bad guys. Those organizations that deploy patches rapid...

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