The human factor: Can employees learn not to make mistakes?

Can employees learn not to make cyber security mistakes?

We’ve long maintained that technical means are not enough to protect a business from cyber threats. It’s possible for a single person to negate the effect of an entire information cyber security team. In many cases, it may be unintentional, the result of lacking basic cyber security knowledge, being unaware of threats, or diverted attention. There, however, complications may arise. The person who decides staff awareness needs to be raised is not...

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Defending Against El Machete’s Malware Attacks with Cylance

Can You Protect Against El Machete? El Machete is a targeted attack campaign that was first publicly disclosed and named by Kaspersky here. The Cylance SPEAR™ Team, whilst tracking and monitoring threats, found that El Machete has continued to operate successfully, predominantly in Latin America, since 2014. SPEAR was able to identify just over three hundred unique victims over the past month as well as over 100GB worth of data that...

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