Sophos’ 2021 threat report highlights a path forward

Credit to Author: Andrew Brandt| Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 13:30:09 +0000

Sophos’ annual roundup of the security threats that demand attention in 2021<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/MOsEScYoR0Q” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Safe shopping, happy retailing: 3 cybersecurity tips for the holidays

Credit to Author: Doug Aamoth| Date: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 14:00:20 +0000

As we near the end of this pandemic-hit year, both retailers and shoppers alike hope to find some cheer in the imminent holiday season. And like it or not, cybercriminals and hackers can’t wait to crash this retail bash, especially when much of it is likely to occur online &#8211; an expected 33% year-over-year surge [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/uY6cL7zTkaY” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Sophos named a Visionary in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Network Firewalls

Credit to Author: Eric Kokonas| Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 17:58:49 +0000

In a move that we believe highlights our ongoing commitment to innovation and market leadership, Gartner has named Sophos as one of only two Visionaries among 18 vendors included in the 2020 Magic Quadrant for Network Firewalls. A defining strength of Sophos XG Firewall is Synchronized Security, our XDR-style integration that enables our endpoint, firewall, [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/uWhgPUN8xUY” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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November Patch Tuesday fixes close 112 holes—including one already being exploited

Credit to Author: gallagherseanm| Date: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 18:00:54 +0000

An “in the wild” kernel exploit, browser bugs, and 15 Azure Sphere vulnerabilities are among the 112 security fixes issued by Microsoft in the November 2020 update.<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/2O86o_jEHWU” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Sophos case study: Reducing security admin time by 50%

Credit to Author: dpascual5| Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 17:25:53 +0000

Switching to a Sophos cybersecurity system enables organizations to reduce their overheads and ultimately lower their Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). This case study explores how a customer in South America has increased efficiency and improved protection by switching to a Sophos system. Cybersecurity: a company priority The customer is a leading provider of advanced [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/jyaQeHVZE9U” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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