GALLIUM: Targeting global telecom

Credit to Author: Todd VanderArk| Date: Thu, 12 Dec 2019 17:00:10 +0000

Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC) is raising awareness of the ongoing activity by a group we call GALLIUM, targeting telecommunication providers.

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Improve cyber supply chain risk management with Microsoft Azure

Credit to Author: Todd VanderArk| Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 17:00:03 +0000

To keep government agencies secure in the cloud, we must keep pace and stay ahead of cyber attackers by defending the cyber supply chain with Microsoft Azure.

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Spear phishing campaigns—they’re sharper than you think

Credit to Author: Todd VanderArk| Date: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 17:00:15 +0000

Spear phishing campaigns can be highly effective—but they aren’t foolproof. If you understand how they work, you can put measures in place to reduce their power.

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Changing security incident response by utilizing the power of the cloud—DART tools, techniques, and procedures: part 1

Credit to Author: Todd VanderArk| Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 17:00:56 +0000

A series on DART’s tools, techniques, and procedures for investigating cybersecurity incidents at their customer organizations. Part 1 introduces the team and gives a brief overview of the tools that DART utilizes.

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Gartner names Microsoft a Leader in the 2019 Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) Magic Quadrant

Credit to Author: Todd VanderArk| Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 14:00:13 +0000

In Gartner’s third annual Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB), Microsoft was named a Leader based on its completeness of vision and ability to execute in the CASB market.

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Forrester names Microsoft a Leader in 2019 Endpoint Security Suites Wave

Credit to Author: Eric Avena| Date: Tue, 01 Oct 2019 17:30:05 +0000

Microsoft is positioned as a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Security Suites, Q3 2019, receiving among the second highest scores in both the strategy and market presence categories.

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Bring your own LOLBin: Multi-stage, fileless Nodersok campaign delivers rare Node.js-based malware

Credit to Author: Eric Avena| Date: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 17:34:41 +0000

We’ve discussed the challenges that fileless threats pose in security, and how Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection (Microsoft Defender ATP) employs advanced strategies to defeat these sophisticated threats. Part of the slyness of fileless malware is their use of living-off-the-land techniques, which refer to the abuse of legitimate tools, also called living-off-the-land binaries (LOLBins), that…

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Top 5 use cases to help you make the most of your Cloud Access Security Broker

Credit to Author: Todd VanderArk| Date: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 16:00:25 +0000

We explore five use cases for CASBs that give you an immediate return on your investment with very little deployment effort.

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