October 2020 Week 4
Great article about the affect of vendors and 3rd party partners on organizations cyber health. Using data collected by Opinion Matters on behalf of Blue Voyant 80% of organizations have suffered a 3rd party related breach in the past 12 months. This article furthers the conversation around vendor reliance and the need for companies to either home-grow or develop a strict monitoring / auditing process for partners who touch data (which, they almost all certainly do)
The Slovakian anti-virus and firewall products company ESET has released their Q3 2020 Threat report. There’s a lot to digest here, some more notable findings are the increase in Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) attacks and their work in the “Statistics & Trends” section.
what is “This Week in Cyber”?
I wanted to start a weekly post to highlight some of the Cyber related things I’ve found / read / or done that week. Could be a little, could be a lot.