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Abby Thurman

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Think Tank: CISOs Discuss Evolving Cybersecurity Landscape

“Hats off to the CISOs!”   These were the opening remarks Senior Principal Analyst and ESG Fellow Jon Oltsik used to greet the participants of our recent CISO Think Tank virtual event, a recognition appropriate for today’s security leaders who have faced extreme challenges and adversity over the past year alone due to COVID-19, not to mention the […]

What Is Managed Detection and Response (MDR)?

Managed detection and response (MDR) is an outsourced approach to cybersecurity where third parties handle threat monitoring, detection, and response. Specifically, the MDR model pairs real-time monitoring and detection of ransomware, malware, and other security intrusions with rapid incident response to address and eliminate the threats. Key Characteristics That Define MDR The most important components […]

What Is Phishing?

Phishing is the practice of stealing credentials by masking malicious intent behind the appearance of something innocuous. An email that looks like it’s from a social network asking you to reset your password is one of the most common versions. Once a user submits their credentials, attackers then use the victim’s account to spread the […]