Entries by Mihai

Security Awareness Training: The Human Firewall

It is crucial to know what security awareness training is and why your employees need such recurrent training. Firstly, a security awareness program ensures that your staff is well informed about the latest types of threats, lowering the risk of a successful cyberattack while improving the overall security of your organization. Avoid Data Breaches According […]

Security Information & Event Management

What is a SIEM solution? A Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solution is a 24/7 intelligent threat detection system. It collects logs, makes statistical correlations, analyzes threat alerts across your network, combines data from several different sources, and helps security teams remediate issues before they cause serious damage to your company. Your firewalls, intrusion […]

Physical Servers Vs. Cloud

The differences between a physical server and a cloud server can create confusion. In just a few words, a virtual server that is hosted by a cloud computing company (Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS, and Google Cloud are the most common), known as a cloud server, allows users to utilize its resources remotely just by using […]

Differences Between NOC And SOC

Network Operations Centers (NOCs) are responsible for maintaining a company’s computer system’s technical infrastructure, while Security Operations Centers (SOCs) are responsible for protecting the organization against cyber threats. The Network Operations Center (NOC) A typical NOC team includes engineers and technicians who cautiously track an IT infrastructure. The team has many responsibilities, such as network […]

Securing The Hybrid Workspace

With a more distributed workforce, your organization is exposed to a series of new threats. Everything must be monitored to ensure that if anything goes wrong, the issue does not lead to a massive data breach in your business. Keeping your hybrid office setup safe can be challenging. By taking the time to understand the […]

Most Common Types Of Malware

Malware uses a vulnerability to breach a network when a user clicks a dangerous link or downloads/opens an email attachment, common methods used to install malicious software inside the system. The term malware includes various types of threats including spyware, viruses, and worms. Malware and malicious files inside a computer system can: Deny access to […]

Denial-of-Service & Distributed Denial-of-Service Attacks

A denial-of-service attack overwhelms the system’s resources so that it cannot respond to service requests. A distributed denial-of-service attack is also an attack on system’s resources, but it is launched from a considerable number of other host machines that are infected by malicious software all controlled by the perpetrator. Unlike attacks that are designed to […]

Types Of Cybersecurity Attacks

A cyberattack is a deliberate attempt to breach the information system of an individual or an organization. Below we describe some of the most common types of cyberattacks. Man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacks This type of attack occurs each time a hacker gets fraudulent access to a client-server or other private communication. The most common types of […]

What To Do After A Data Breach?

All organizations face the risk of a data breach because of a cyberattack or another type of security incident. Recovering from such an incident could be complicated, no matter how big or small your company is, especially if sensitive data is exposed. How To Respond To A Data Breach? If your business is the victim […]