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Recognizing (and Overcoming) the Problem of Breach Fatigue

Recognizing (and Overcoming) the Problem of Breach Fatigue

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Authored by: Tony Cole, CTO - The idea of “breach fatigue” is relatively new, but the phenomenon it represents is well known. Simply put, if you start to hear too much about any one thing, eventually, you’ll start to tune it out. See a lot ...
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Playbook for Exercising Deception Based on MITRE ATT&CK® Framework

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Written by: Joe Carson, Sr. Director, Professional Services at Attivo Networks, Inc. - From time to time, I am asked to help a customer validate the efficacy of their deception implementation. This can be part of a pilot deployment, or after full operationalization. In many ...
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Be Resilient: Using Cyber Deception to Combat Cyber Risk Following COVID-19

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Written by: Carolyn Crandall, Chief Deception Officer and CMO - I recently read the Gartner guidance document on being resilient to prepare for cyber risk following COVID 19. I thought it would be interesting to look at their guidance and to see how using Attivo ...
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“The Informer” for Defenders Needing a Quick Response to Threats

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Authored by: Carolyn Crandall, Attivo Networks CMO and Chief Deception Officer - I know Sun Tzu quotes are overdone, but this was so fitting, it just made sense to use it in relation to our Informer release. One of Sun Tzu’s most famous pieces of ...
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Geoff Handcock

Hey Cyberattackers… We know you’re in… We are watching you!

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The Advantages of Studying an Adversary Inside your Network By Geoff Hancock It’s the best advantage ever. Its sounds crazy, setting up your network and letting the bad guys advance their attack? For what purpose? What if they overwhelm your systems and then disappear? Why ...
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Cybersecurity in the Middle East: It’s time for a Change

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By: Ray Kafity, Vice President, Middle East, Turkey & Africa Things are heating up in the Middle East when it comes to cyberattacks, with entire industries, including regional governments, feeling the brunt. So much so, that mainstay industries like Banking & Finance, Oil & Gas, ...
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Bad Rabbit Reminds Us That Ransomware is Here to Stay

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By: Carolyn Crandall When my kids were little, I used to read them “Pat the Bunny,” a “touch and feel” book where they could feel the fur of a rabbit (fake), or sandpaper that represented dad’s scratchy face in the morning. As we have learned ...
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Using Deception to Proactively Prevent the Next Equifax Breach

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Attivo Networks is proud to feature guest writers to add unique insight on notable topics Company: Bradley Strategy Group Title: Principal Analyst Author: Tony Bradley Editor-in-Chief of Xpective TechSpective PopSpective Equifax, one of the Big Three credit reporting bureaus that maintains sensitive personal and financial ...
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Uncertainty as a Goal of Deception in Cyber Security

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Posted by Dr. Edward G. Amoroso, Former SVP and CSO of AT&T; Current CEO of TAG Cyber, LLC. (September 8, 2016 – Hoboken, NJ) Imagine this: You are an evil cyber intruder, part of a criminal group targeting enterprise businesses for customer medical and financial ...
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How to Evaluate Deception Platforms and Checklist

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By: Carolyn Crandall, CMO, Attivo Networks   With over 700 reported breaches occurring annually, a modern day adaptive security approach requires a combination of prevention and detection technologies. Even the most state of the art prevention solutions cannot keep every attacker out. Being able to ...
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