Intercept X now supports Windows ARM64

Credit to Author: Alex Gardner| Date: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 13:00:39 +0000

We are pleased to announce that today, June 24, Intercept X now supports for Windows ARM64 devices. This is an exciting milestone, as devices using ARM64 processors are increasingly common in many organizations. Available to all Intercept X customers, this initial release includes many of the powerful defensive capabilities of Intercept X, with more features [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/xbSZANa0_hU” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Minimizing the risk of supply chain attacks – best practice guidelines

Credit to Author: Doug Aamoth| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 10:00:29 +0000

The recent cyberattack on IT-monitoring company SolarWinds pushed supply chain weaknesses into the spotlight by highlighting just how unprepared many organizations are when it comes to defending against supply chain attacks. These attacks often happen because they don’t know where to start or don’t believe themselves important or high-profile enough to be targeted. In our [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/21_LQ5JquEQ” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Patching alone is not enough: Investigate your exposure windows

Credit to Author: Greg Iddon| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 12:12:56 +0000

TL;DR Patching alone is not enough Timebox your exposure windows Search your exposure windows for indicators of compromise, misuse, and persistence Microsoft has published guidance for responders Sophos has also published guidance for responders Follow the Sophos Investigative Framework for observables If you are compromised and need assistance, call our Rapid Response team If you’re [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/FrZdlp1VvoM” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Securing multi-cloud environments in government and public sector organizations

Credit to Author: Sally Adam| Date: Wed, 10 Mar 2021 17:02:12 +0000

Cloud adoption is enabling enterprises across all sectors to collaborate more efficiently especially in today’s highly remote business environment. More specifically, government agencies are implementing multi-cloud infrastructure with their workloads spread across multiple public, private, and edge cloud platforms. According to Gartner, the government cloud spending is expected to grow on an average of 17.1 percent [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/t5hhCdXntQE” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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The importance of adaptability: a day in the life of a Distinguished Engineer

Credit to Author: harrietstone| Date: Tue, 09 Mar 2021 10:31:41 +0000

My role within Sophos is quite unusual because I help to shape innovation across the whole company. Normally a Distinguished Engineer would focus on a particular specialism. However, I work to co-ordinate all our teams and business units and make sure their plans line up to make a coherent whole that works together for our [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/rShTwkTSb_0″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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