Cyber Defense

Understanding How Your Networked Enterprise Behaves Under a Cyber Attack

By |2019-10-22T16:28:27-05:00October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Cyber Defense, Cybersecurity, Network, network operators, SCALABLE Networks|Tags: , , , , , |

  What are Cyber Attacks? A cyber attack is a deliberate attempt, using malicious software, to degrade or disable the target network’s operations or to steal or corrupt sensitive data. No organization is safe from cyber attacks on its infrastructure. Former Cisco CEO John Chambers once said, “There are two types of companies: those that have been [...]

Zero-Day Attacks and What Organizations Can Do to Prevent Them

By |2019-10-01T20:30:07-05:00October 1st, 2019|Categories: Cyber Defense, Cybersecurity, software|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Zero-day attacks. If the term conjures up images of a sci-fi movie with doomsday scenarios, the associations are not entirely without relevance given their potentially destructive nature, particularly for financial services, healthcare, and government organizations that represent the most frequently targeted. According to the Ponemon Institute’s 2018 State of Endpoint Security Risk Report, the average cost [...]

Cybersecurity Solutions for Telecom Providers

By |2018-08-10T14:12:09-05:00August 10th, 2018|Categories: Big Data analytics, community news, Cyber Defense, Cybersecurity, data security, DDoS, Global Telecommunications, internet security, IP Solutions, IT Infrastructure, JSA Blog Submission, Network, Network Solutions, Open Letter Series, safety, Security, tech, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

In a recent Cybersecurity briefing for the Telecom Industry, Deloitte published an article (click here to read) that discussed three case studies illustrating how and why cybercriminals target Telecom Providers. Deloitte states "Telecom companies are a big target for cyber-attacks because they build, control, and operate critical infrastructure that is widely used to communicate and store large [...]