Tag Archives: MFA
2021 Cyber Trends
While large-scale transitions to our business environments changed in 2020 due to the COVID outbreak and implementation of remote work strategies, we are still forecasting how to create an adaptable security plan for the near future. Many are probably more than ready to move on to 2021 as quickly as possible, while hoping for a […]
Cyber Security Case Study: Ransomware at a Manufacturing Company
HALOCK contained and eradicated a ransomware attack on a manufacturing company’s internal assets and set a wholistic plan to mitigate future risk through enhanced MFA, policies, and training.
Why Multifactor Authentication (MFA) and Password Vaults Should be Standard Tools in 2020
Since 2017, the Verizon Database Investigations Report repeatedly shows that more than 80 percent of hacking related breaches each year are tied to passwords.
Protect the Passwords that Protect Your Identities
Passwords continue to be the primary means that enterprises use to protect user identities. But what is protecting the passwords?
Why Breaches of Web-Facing Assets are on the Increase
Think of a hacker as an enemy attack submarine. In warfare, a submarine lurks underwater, seeking victims. It may be probing the defenses of a shipping harbor to find weaknesses that can be exploited. Hackers perform a similar strategy today as they probe the web for internet-facing assets to find easy targets to breach and […]