Managed Threat Detection is now available

Credit to Author: Seth Geftic| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 13:11:44 +0000

Sophos Managed Threat Detection, a new service from the Sophos Managed Threat Response (MTR) team, is now available.     Sophos Managed Threat Detection provides 24/7 threat monitoring, and it is designed to run in parallel with non-Sophos endpoint protection products, which means you can continue to use your current endpoint protection while enjoying the peace of mind that comes with being monitored by Sophos threat experts.  Managed Threat [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/yaMp5_f26Tc” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Sophos Acquires Braintrace

Credit to Author: Joe Levy| Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 13:00:04 +0000

Further Enhancing Sophos’ Adaptive Cybersecurity Ecosystem with Network Detection and Response (NDR) technology<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/2tfduEGnFkA” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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HiveNightmare aka SeriousSAM vulnerability : what to do

Credit to Author: Greg Iddon| Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 12:05:12 +0000

Last updated 2021-07-22 HiveNightmare (CVE-2021-36934), also known as SeriousSAM, is a high severity zero-day elevation of privilege vulnerability in Windows currently under investigation by Microsoft. Since Windows 10 build 1809, the Access Control Lists (ACLs) for %windir%System32config have been granting read access to non-admin users. This is the primary directory that contains the files for [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/YBtfaot3ORM” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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The ransomware that shows up everywhere but the headlines

Credit to Author: Chester Wisniewski| Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 12:30:37 +0000

The most reported ransomware strain of 2021 so far – accounting for around 71% of the total – is not a headline grabbing, multi-million-dollar ransom threat targeting a large enterprise, but a file-encrypting virus called DJVU or STOP ransomware that targets home users and has more than 290 variations. It’s important to keep things in [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/6DxfGp0BUN0″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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New Sophos Central data center is now live in Canada

Credit to Author: Doug Aamoth| Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 13:00:54 +0000

We&#8217;re delighted to announce that our newest Sophos Central data center has gone live in Montreal, Canada. Sophos Central is the cloud-based management platform that supports our portfolio of advanced, next-gen security products. The Canada data center joins our data centers in the U.S., Germany, and Ireland. We&#8217;re also working to roll out two additional [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/3c0KNtNo-g0″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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