White Papers: Security

Cyber security is an ever-moving target, particularly as the enterprise’s perimeter becomes more flexible in the mobile era and the threats evolve. Here we offer papers to help the IT security professional.

GDPR Business Brief

With cybercriminals threatening nations globally, cybersecurity is taking a front seat in many regions, most notably the European Union (EU), which has adopted regulations to combat the threats. Against the backdrop of increasingly sophisticated cyberattacks, the EU has set forth rules and procedures for enhanced cybersecurity, along with penalties for noncompliance, in the form of […]

Cylance 2017 Threat Report

The cyberattacks of 2017 proved more numerous, sophisticated, and ruthless than in years past. Threat actors, armed with knowledge stolen from the CIA and tools lifted from the NSA, demonstrated an elevated level of proficiency. WannaCry and NotPetya, two prominent threats from last year, successfully exploited these stolen assets in their assault on systems worldwide.

Next-Generation Anti-Malware Testing for Dummies

How did you choose your anti-malware solution? Did you put it through the same rigorous process as your other security solutions? Or, did you simply renew your current product licensing? Perhaps you went with something you had used at a previous job. Maybe you even went so far as to read a few product reviews […]

Datto’s State of the Channel Ransomware Report

The State of the Channel Ransomware Report is comprised of statistics pulled from a survey of 2,400+ managed service providers (MSPs), Datto partners and customers, around the world. The report provides unique visibility into the state of ransomware from the perspective of the IT Channel and their SMB clients who are dealing with these infections […]

Darktrace Antigena: The Future of AI-Powered Autonomous Response

This white paper will explore the critical challenges that security teams face in this new era of cyber-threat, and how Darktrace Antigena is leveraging AI to autonomously fight back against advanced attacks, giving human responders the critical time needed to catch up.

Taking Control of Sensitive Data

Data protection is becoming an ever more pressing concern. The threat landscape is complex and adversaries are increasingly sophisticated. Sensitive data that falls into the wrong hands can cause widespread damage, both to the individuals concerned and organisations, which can suffer financial and reputational damage. This white paper looks at the technologies that can help […]

THE CHANGING STATE OF RANSOMWARE

According to ransomware detection reports compiled from F-Secure Labs’ upstream telemetry, ransomware attacks have increased sharply since 2015. 2017 saw the number of ransomware detection reports increase by 415 percent compared with the previous year. Ransomware campaigns have historically been opportunistic in nature, infecting anyone they can via spam emails, exploit kits and malvertising. But many cyber criminals are becoming more […]

Top 10 KPIs IT Service Providers Should be Tracking

There’s a lot of noise about measurement, accountability and using data to make better decisions, everyone has a theory about how you should be doing it. We are cutting through the noise with our guide to the 10 most important key performance indicators (KPIs) to prioritize and achieve business objectives. Tracking critical metrics helps with […]

6 Ways to Shield your Clients from Ransomware

Businesses are now inherently digital. They’re implementing more systems and using more applications to manage their day-to-day operations, share critical information and complete vital tasks. As they use different devices, back-end systems and applications, they generate and exchange a surplus of data. But all of these different data sources also present risk: They have potential […]