This two-part article will introduce and provide an overview of the SpiderLabs team at Trustwave dedicated to finding and analyzing new threats, helping clients detect, fight, and recover from security compromises, and helping the cybersecurity field with original research and intelligence.
To discuss why compliance is important, why organizations should take CMMC compliance seriously, and how Trustwave can help you find easily implementable and highly effective solutions for CMMC compliance, we talked to Rick Miller, General Manager for the Americas at Trustwave.
To examine the changes in how organizations are approaching database security, we interviewed Thomas Patterson, Senior Product Manager for database security services at Trustwave. Topics of discussion included challenges that businesses are facing in securing data, how they’re changing their approach to meet those challenges, and what tools are available to help.
Knowing that it’s not a matter of “if” an organization will be compromised, but “when”, today’s savvy security leaders are no longer satisfied by just fortifying the network perimeter. Insight is needed at every point in the attack chain, from intrusion to potential data exfiltration. But what they don’t realize, is that they may not be getting a true picture of their database risk.
A chief financial officer (CFO) is a necessary component required to ensure a cybersecurity department has the right staff, software, products, and tools to be able to defend their organization. But what’s the best way to work with a CFO? We spoke with Matt Neisler, Chief Financial Officer at Trustwave, to get his perspective.
Often, and for good reasons, organizations focus much of their security and defensive measures on keeping attackers and bad actors out of their network and environment. But what if the threat is coming from the inside?
As organizations look to improve their cybersecurity efficacy and combat new threats and challenges, they may want to partner with a company to help them manage their threat detection and response. To find how to best balance this kind of relationship, we spoke to Chris Schueler, SVP of Managed Security Services at Trustwave.
There has been a plethora of articles in the media recently about security issues in the Zoom platform, which have seemingly led to numerous organizations, and governments banning its use. Is Zoom’s security really a car crash of epic proportions, and should you be banning it too, or might something else be going on here?
Phishing attacks are on the rise, especially during the time of COVID-19. Phil Hay, SpiderLabs Research Manager at Trustwave, offers guidance on the different kinds of email attacks, the impact they have on organizations and what companies can do to better defend themselves.
The 2020 Trustwave Global Security report has arrived, with invaluable statistics, data and analysis that can help your organization protect itself against cybercrime. Download your complimentary copy here.
As this period of global lockdown drags on, and the reality dawns that we are not going to be back in the office anytime soon, it’s time to think about that yogurt someone left in the office fridge, the fish tank behind reception — and most importantly, the physical security of your workplace.
The legal department is an increasingly important presence when it comes to making cybersecurity decisions in an enterprise. Security leaders need to know how to work with them effectively. To get the perspective of a leader in a legal department, we interviewed Joel Smith, Senior Vice President of Legal and General Counsel at Trustwave.
Don’t have a team of security experts and trained incident responders ready to respond and remediate the latest threats? You’re not alone, most organizations, especially at the mid-size, struggle to adequately staff their security teams to meet the rising number of threats. This is one of the reasons why organizations increasingly look to an outside partner to help them manage their endpoint detection and response.
In the wake of the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Trustwave has compiled cybersecurity recommendations and free resources to help organizations ensure continued, secure operations and mitigate risk as more workers are working from home.
The Department of Defense (DoD) has officially published version 1.0 of its Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) approach. DoD contractors are now trying to figure out what comes next. Since all DoD contractors will need to obtain a CMMC certification at some point, all of them must spend time to create a strategy and develop/implement a plan to get there. To help you jumpstart the process, we've put together the five steps you’ll need to follow. These can be used as milestones as part of an implementation project plan.
As the looming deadline approaches, we’ve decided to answer six general (but important) questions you likely have when it comes to the Department of Defense's Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification.
As security leaders kick off the New Year with fresh perspectives and goals aimed at measurably reducing cyber risk within their respective organizations, it may be time to revisit data protection strategies. Here, Nick Ellsmore, director of consulting and professional services, APAC, at Trustwave, highlights five key areas to focus on to take an adaptive approach to cybersecurity as our lap around the sun once again begins.
But before you jump into any conclusions on the tensions with Iran, we decided to touch base with Trustwave’s own incident response expert who provided us with a breakdown of what’s occurring, but most importantly, what may occur in the coming days or months.
Knowledge is power when it comes to cybersecurity, which is why members of the Global Telco Security Alliance have provided businesses and other organizations with 10 key insights they should know about the state of cybersecurity.
As 2019 is behind and the road to 2020 seems like a far stretch ahead, we once again checked back in with some folks from the elite SpiderLabs team at Trustwave to get their thoughts on what’s taken place, but most importantly, what 2020 could have in store for us.
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