Lock and Code S1Ep2: On the challenges of managed service providers

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 16 Mar 2020 15:28:35 +0000

On episode 2 of Lock and Code, we discuss the latest security news, including how to secure remote workers, security conferences cancelled because of coronavirus, and Google Play’s poor performance on stopping malware. Plus, we speak to two MSP representatives on the daily challenges of managing thousands of endpoints.

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Securing the MSP: best practices for vetting cybersecurity vendors

Credit to Author: William Tsing| Date: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 15:44:33 +0000

How do you spot the unicorn cybersecurity vendors amongst the bad apples? We show MSPs the ins and outs of vendor vetting.

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Why managed service providers (MSP) are critical for business continuity

Credit to Author: Jovi Umawing| Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:00:00 +0000

What many don’t realize is that SMBs need the same level of protection from threats that are usually only afforded to enterprises. Managed service providers (MSPs) are the key to getting the protection and service they need while staying on budget.

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Securing the MSP: why they’re their own worst enemy

Credit to Author: William Tsing| Date: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 16:00:00 +0000

Behind each cyberattack on the MSP is typically a system left unpatched, asset management undone, security officer not hired, or board who sees investment in security as a cost center rather than a long-term investment.

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Securing the MSP: their own worst enemy

Credit to Author: William Tsing| Date: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 16:00:00 +0000

Behind each cyberattack on the MSP is typically a system left unpatched, asset management undone, security officer not hired, or board who sees investment in security as a cost center rather than a long-term investment.

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Multiplikator für Malware: Wenn MSPs zum Instrument der Cyberkriminellen werden

Credit to Author: Jörg Schindler| Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 13:35:57 +0000

Ransomware ist eine starke Waffe der Cyberkriminellen. Und es entwickelt sich ein neuer Trend – die Infizierung von Unternehmen über deren Managed Service Provider. Die jüngsten Opfer allein in den USA: Hunderte von Zahnarztpraxen und Kommunen. Chet Wisniewski, der Forensik und das Vorhersagen von cyberkriminellen Entwicklungen zu seinem Beruf gemacht hat, hatte die Probleme und [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/5Cm-K3yJorc” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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5 tips for building an effective security operations center (SOC)

Credit to Author: Gilad Maayan| Date: Fri, 13 Dec 2019 16:00:00 +0000

A security operations center (SOC) can significantly improve an organization’s security posture, but it’s not a perfect solution and can be challenging to implement. Read on to learn how to clear hurdles and build an effective SOC team.

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3 Reasons MSPs Must Evolve Beyond Endpoint Detection and Response

Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Mon, 18 Nov 2019 19:48:17 +0000

Endpoint protection is a critical component of a security strategy. But it’s not enough. Today’s threat landscape is so wide and varied, it requires round-the-clock monitoring, full visibility into IT environments and a multilayered approach to keep hackers at bay. For MSPs, this creates a sizable opportunity to protect clients with a comprehensive security strategy…

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