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What Truebill and Other Financial Apps Have in Common With EDR

Truebill, Chargebee, Fusebill and other financial apps have been inundating my social feeds and until recently I didn’t understand why I would need one of these apps. I’m the type that knows her bank account  balance to the penny and I was shocked to discover that many of my co-workers ...

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Unravel the XDR Noise and Recognize a Proactive Approach

Cybersecurity professionals know this drill well all too well. Making sense of lots of information and noise to access what really matters. XDR (Extended Detection & Response) has been a technical acronym thrown around in the cybersecurity industry with many notations and promises. This can be intriguing and nagging for cybersecurity professionals who are heads down defending against the persistent adversaries. The intent of this blog is to clarify ...

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What A Threat Analyst Really Thinks of Intelligence

When I was a threat analyst, too long ago for me to actually put in writing, I remember the thrill of discovery at the apex of the boredom of investigation. We all know that meme:   And over the years, investigation leads became a little more substantial. It would begin ...

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Why Ransomware Targets No Longer Need to Wind Up as Ransomware Victims

It was every administrator’s worst nightmare. A small district hospital in western Colorado lost access to 5 years’ worth of patient records after ransomware attackers exploited holes in an aging infrastructure to strike. But it was also an increasingly familiar story as ransomware attackers escalate their attacks and go after ...

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We’re Named 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Enterprise DLP

The McAfee team is very proud to announce today that, for the second time in a row1, McAfee was named a Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention for its McAfee Data Loss Prevention Solution. We see the recognition as an historic landmark for McAfee because it represents a ...

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McAfee XDR: Taking Threat Detection and Response to a New Level

In the battle to protect digital data, the stakes have never been higher, and the outcome has never been more uncertain. Enterprises face ever-changing threats to their digital assets both inside and outside the traditional network perimeter from sophisticated threat actors, who use a changing assortment of techniques to find ...

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Meaningful Context for Your Endpoint Threat Investigations

Threat intelligence (TI) — the art of distilling down everything that is happening globally in the adversarial threatscape and TI Programs – reducing  to what is necessary context for your company and your security team to know and take mitigation action against — is hard. Yet, many companies continue to try and create a threat intelligence capability from the ground up and find that their TI programs are not what they ...

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Time to Move from Reactive to Proactive Endpoint Security

One of the most useful new ideas in software development (especially in DevOps) is the concept of “shift-left.” Its meaning is simple: The earlier you are able to tackle an issue, the less trouble you will have later by preventing defects early in the software delivery process. But shift-left is ...

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When Less is More – MVISION EDR Leads Detection Efficiency & Alert Quality

If you are an incident responder, a SOC analyst or a threat hunter, you know how a well-designed EDR solution can augment your visibility, detection, and reaction capabilities. However, in many organizations, a single blue teamer, or how we like to call them, an “all around defender,” may wear all these hats.  Even when all these roles are performed by the same person, ...

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What the hell does “zero day” even mean anymore?

I seem to have spent a fair amount of my time recently talking to a variety of people about “zero days” and the one thing that has really struck me is that almost everyone has a different view on what a “zero day” actually is….so I figured the time had ...

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