May 2017

ReSec Halts Jaff Ransomware

2017-05-25T10:34:57-05:00

The world no sooner recovered from the WannaCry ransomware attack that affected 300,000 endpoints, when a related attack began to ravage the user community. ReSec and our clients encountered the new threat - and prevented it. Less than one week after WannaCry’s zero-day surprise, one of our customers received a message that ReSec’s protection system [...]

How to Prepare for the Next Cyberattack – Five Useful Tips

2017-05-19T00:37:49-05:00

One valuable lesson we should all learn from last week’s WannaCry ransomware attack is this: once a vulnerability has been discovered, or another organization has been hit with a breach exploiting a vulnerability – the assumption should be that you’re next. Here are five tips to help you prepare for the next major cyberattack. Check [...]

February 2017

2017 Promises to be an Exciting Year at ReSec

2017-02-02T09:10:35-05:00

First things first, a huge thank you to Dotan Bar Noy , outgoing CEO and current Board member and Co-Founder.  With Founder, Oren Shnitzer, Dotan coined the phrase Content Disarm and Reconstruction (CDR) and built ReSec into a leader in advanced anti-malware with a significant customer base. It is an honor to try to step [...]

November 2016

Vote for ReSec – Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

2017-01-10T16:39:46-05:00

Help ReSec Win the Cybersecurity Excellence Awards We're excited to announce that ReSec has been nominated for 5 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards. Voting is fast, simple and painless. Your vote will help to get ReSec to the top in the cybersecurity world (really!) It's been a long election cycle, vote for something you believe in. Vote for ReSec! Please note, [...]

Cyber Security Awareness Month is Over, But Cyber Threats Aren’t

2017-01-10T21:06:25-05:00

 US National Cyber Security Awareness Month, October 2016 and ReSec was a proud participant Throughout the month we tweeted, posted and spoke to everyone we could about the importance of cyber security within your organization. We held security awareness sessions at our various offices and reviewed, updated and improved our internal security processes. At ReSec, [...]

October 2016

Cybersecurity, Stock Photos, & Halloween: What Do They Have In Common?

2017-01-10T21:08:04-05:00

The cyber world is a world of deceit, masquerade and obfuscation. No cyber-criminal or hacktivist use their real name or shares their photo online, and they always make sure to hide their IP address and geographical location. In this world,  everyone is masked. In this dark world, it's filled with mischief and terror, lives mystery. [...]

What Can Cybercrime Threats Against EU states Teach Us?

2017-01-10T21:08:55-05:00

We Read the 70 Page 2016 Internet Organized Crime Threat Assessment Report So You Don’t Have To. Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) published the 2016 Internet Organized Crime Threat Assessment (IOCTA). This report provides an update on the latest trends and the current impact of cybercrime within Europe and the EU. It’s an extremely professional [...]

Skills Gap widening, But Is More Technology The Answer?

2017-01-10T21:11:50-05:00

I see this in many of the technology enterprises we meet. It comes up from CISO as an issue any time discussing our solution (ReSec) and from most of our friends and  partners promoting other cyber solution. The lack of skilled IT staff.   There are not enough skilled IT security professionals. Not in the US, not in the [...]

Innovation Disrupts Cybersecurity Into A Digital Transformation

2016-12-25T07:57:18-05:00

We are accustomed to think that the evolution in cybersecurity is driven by the bad guys. This was indeed true in the past- the virus was invented in the 80's and the counter-product, the anti-virus, was developed to mitigate it. Many more technologies and counter-measures followed: DOS/ DDoS and DDoS mitigation, web based attacks and [...]

Can Cybersecurity Become a Business Enabler or Hinderer?

2016-12-25T07:05:34-05:00

In their recent cyber risk report,  “The collateral damage of cybercrime”, HPE reveals that the number of organizations recognizing the true financial impact of a breach is growing dramatically, but in the meantime, as these organizations are investing heavily in cyber-security, there's often little or no payoff to this huge investment. Combine the two insights [...]