Easy authentication and authorization in Azure Active Directory with No-Code Datawiza

Credit to Author: Christine Barrett| Date: Tue, 17 May 2022 17:00:00 +0000

The acceleration of cloud journeys fueled by the pandemic, and ever-increasing concerns about data security and information privacy, have made access management one of the hottest topics.

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In hot pursuit of ‘cryware’: Defending hot wallets from attacks

Credit to Author: Paul Oliveria| Date: Tue, 17 May 2022 16:00:00 +0000

The rise in cryptocurrency market capitalization paved the way to the emergence of threats Microsoft security researchers are referring to as “cryware”—information stealers focused on gathering and exfiltrating data from non-custodial cryptocurrency wallets.

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Center for Threat-Informed Defense, Microsoft, and industry partners streamline MITRE ATT&CK® matrix evaluation for defenders

Credit to Author: Microsoft 365 Defender Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Wed, 11 May 2022 16:00:00 +0000

The Center for Threat-Informed Defense, along with Microsoft and industry partners, collaborated on a repeatable methodology and a web-based calculator, aiming to streamline MITRE ATT&CK® use for defenders.

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Microsoft security experts outline next steps after compromise recovery

Credit to Author: Christine Barrett| Date: Tue, 10 May 2022 16:00:00 +0000

A compromise recovery, in general, means that we are implementing several years of work in cybersecurity in only six weeks. It is intense, and it changes how administrators work and how systems break. The main goals are to take back control, keep that control, and add this mindset to the customer.

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Building a safer world together with our partners—introducing Microsoft Security Experts

Credit to Author: Christine Barrett| Date: Mon, 09 May 2022 13:00:00 +0000

Technology alone is not enough to defend against cybercrime. It’s critical, but it’s the combination of leading technologies, comprehensive threat intelligence, and highly skilled people that makes for a truly effective security posture.

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Ransomware-as-a-service: Understanding the cybercrime gig economy and how to protect yourself

Credit to Author: Microsoft 365 Defender Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Mon, 09 May 2022 13:00:00 +0000

Microsoft coined the term “human-operated ransomware” to clearly define a class of attack driven by expert humane intelligence at every step of the attack chain and culminate in intentional business disruption and extortion. In this blog, we explain the ransomware-as-a-service affiliate model and disambiguate between the attacker tools and the various threat actors at play during a security incident.

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