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Cyber Hygiene – What’s in your Network?

Written by: Venu Vissamsetty, Vice-President of Security Research – Cyber Hygiene relates to the practice of keeping data safe and secure within the organization network. Organizations across the world are moving towards deploying IoT devices, adopting cloud computing as well as growing usage of applications which require additional access controls and password management.

In a recent security incident, attackers gained access to an organization’s network through a compromised external user system and targeted a Raspberry Pi computer that was not authorized to be attached to the network.

The attack highlights the significance of cyber hygiene and best practices to follow.

Attivo Networks ThreatDirect™ Deception in a Docker Container – Scaling with the Cisco Catalyst 9000 Family of Switches

Written by: Joseph Salazar, Technical Marketing Engineer – Networks are constantly evolving to meet the demands of ever-expanding digital business infrastructure. Organizational networks can now include remote offices, branch offices, retail stores, or other sites outside of the headquarters network. Users no longer need to be tethered to a desktop with a patch cable or working from a corporate office.

More Deception in the Cloud Makes Detection Less Cloudy

By: Carolyn Crandall This week, Attivo Networks® announced the release of an enhanced version of the ThreatDefend™ Deception and Response Platform that includes cloud data center detection support for Microsoft® Azure. This capability builds on the existing ThreatDefend support for Amazon Web Services (AWS) and OpenStack®.

The door is now open and the detection outlook is clearer for Azure users that adopt deception-based detection technology through the use of the Attivo ThreatDefend platform. Azure is rapidly gaining adoption as evidenced in Microsoft’s fiscal year 2017 Q4 report, where it cited 97 percent year-over-year revenue growth for Azure, and industry analysts remain confident the Azure user base will continue to increase at a torrid pace.

Attivo Networks expands ThreatDefend platform to tackle cloud security threats

ThreatDirect solution removes the need for a local BOT sink deception server, reducing cost and eliminating the necessity for skilled local resources.

Attivo Networks, a player in deception technology for cybersecurity defense, announced that it has expanded its ThreatDefend deception and response platform cloud data center detection support to include Azure deployment capability in addition to existing support for Amazon Web Services (AWS) and OpenStack. Additionally, the company announced its ThreatDirect solution, which is designed for remote and branch offices (ROBOs) and can be used for micro segmented networks.

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Attivo Networks® Tackles Cloud Threat Detection Gaps

Attivo Networks® today announced that it has expanded its ThreatDefend™ Deception and Response Platform cloud data center detection support to include Azure deployment capability in addition to existing support for Amazon Web Services (AWS) and OpenStack. Additionally, the company announced its ThreatDirect™ solution, which is designed for remote and branch offices (ROBOs) and can be used for microsegmented networks. The technology removes the need for a local BOTsink™ deception server, reducing cost and eliminating the necessity for skilled local resources. These solutions are specifically designed to address the growing challenges associated with lateral movement threat detection within cloud data centers and the often inconsistent security controls within ROBO environments.

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