2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: Machine Learning and AI-Driven Frameworks Shape Cloud Security

2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: Machine Learning and AI-Driven Frameworks Shape Cloud Security

This post is part of an ongoing blog series examining “Sure Things” (predictions that are almost guaranteed to happen) and “Long Shots” (predictions that are less likely to happen) in cybersecurity in 2017. Here’s what we predict for cloud in 2017: Sure Things A multi-cloud, hybrid security strategy will be the new normal among InfoSec [...]

Fishing vs. Hunting for an IT Assurance Job

Fishing vs. Hunting for an IT Assurance Job

The Internet is awesome, isn’t it? At any moment, you have the ability to see hundreds of job postings and post your resume for all to see. However, if the only thing you are doing to find a job is fishing by dropping your resume “lure” in the water hoping for a hiring manager to [...]

SamSa Ransomware Attacks: A Year in Review

SamSa Ransomware Attacks: A Year in Review

In March of this year, Unit 42 investigated the SamSa actors that were attacking the healthcare industry with targeted ransomware. With this group being active for roughly one year, we decided to revisit this threat to determine what, if any, changes had been made to their toolset. In doing so, we discovered that it’s been [...]

2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: Preparation, Proliferation, Personnel and Protection = A Bumper Year in EMEA

2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: Preparation, Proliferation, Personnel and Protection = A Bumper Year in EMEA

The innovations in today’s digital world continue to advance at a tremendous pace, and 2016 didn’t fail to have its own impact on society. As a hobbyist in remote flight, the introduction of drones to deliver blood and medicines in Rwanda from a Silicon Valley startup was an amazing example of how the Internet of [...]