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What is a cyber-attack? Top 10 common types of cyber-attacks

No matter how small your company is, every year, organizations are more exposed to losing millions of dollars because of cyber-attacks. There are different types of cyber-attacks, and often the employees of organizations don't know how to identify them. According to the National Cyber Security Alliance, about 95% of all business security breaches are due to human errors. In response, our...

Cyber Security Services for a Safer Environment

According to cyber threats proliferate today, cyber security services acquire more demand for companies. Generally, services provide the means to defend organizations against cyber-attacks to maintain a secure environment. Many providers offer a range of services in the market, from penetration tests on networks to incident response consulting. However, IT security is not reaching all companies for its high cost,...

What is the difference between SIEM and Next-Generation SIEM

As cyber threats evolve, the technologies used by organizations to protect themselves must too. It's time to replace your traditional SIEM with a Next-Gen/Next-Generation SIEM solution with more effective cyber protection capabilities. Let's see the reasons!  Next-Generation SIEM vs. traditional SIEM   SIEM tools revolutionized the world of computing in 2005 when facilitating IT professionals' work in businesses' systems security management. In...

What is the difference between SIEM and XDR?

The “X” in Extended Detection and Response (XDR) essentially implies more efficient threat detection and mitigation methods. Nevertheless, it’s a bit confusing that XDR sounds the same as SIEM in that various things are feed to a common collector. Gartner, a reputable infosec analyst company describes Extended Detection and Response (XDR) as a SaaS-powered, vendor-specific cybersecurity threat identification and response tool....

What is SOC in Cybersecurity?

What is SOC Security? Over recent years, across almost all sorts of industries, data has gained tremendous significance. There’re endless benefits of keeping a fundamental database for the company and business to enable you to understand and/or improve your operations while saving time and money. Data is the main asset to understanding what your customers want and your market as well....

Best Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Tools

Top GRC Tools Risk and compliance management are more significant practices today than ever due to constant data breaches reported constantly in the IT field as well as the mounting pressure from regulatory agencies. Consequently, vendors and data consumers have responded with a series of Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) technologies meant to thwart the threats while managing the risk. GRC...

How to Stop and Prevent DDoS Attack to protect companies?

DDoS attacks are increasingly becoming a serious issue for organizations across the globe. According to securitymagazine.com, compared to Q4 of 2020, the total attack volume in Q1 of 2021 increased by 31% while the total number of attacks decreased by 2%. The largest recorded attack in Q1 of 2021 was 295Gbps, up from 260Gbps in Q4 of 2020. Therefore, protecting server infrastructures...

Computer Inventory Management – Tracking Your Hardware and Software

Just a few years ago, most companies had at most a single computer in their inventory. That computer was running at most five different software. However, computers have become more commonplace, and the amount of software available has increased significantly. Even a company with just two employees might have three phones, two desktop computers, two laptops, a tablet, and a server! All of...

Cyber Threat Hunting

Cyber Threat Hunting

The increasing rate of global connectivity and cloud services to save sensitive data and share personal information have increased the need for cybersecurity. Simple firewalls and antivirus software once served as the sole security measures used by organizations. Unfortunately, the increase in sophisticated cybercriminals’ activities puts every organization at the risk of cyber-attack or data breaches. Since data attack compromises data integrity and...

Security as a Service

Security as a Services

The internet these days is anything but safe. Hackers are coming up with new and better ways of breaching security on a daily basis. The main aim of these hackers is to steal data and demand a heavy ransom for its return or sell it for a profit. Unfortunately, small and medium-sized businesses (SMB’s) who cannot afford advanced security tools become easy...