Sophos XDR: Driven by data

Credit to Author: Seth Geftic| Date: Wed, 19 May 2021 12:59:30 +0000

When we set out to build our extended detection and response (XDR) solution, we focused on a key mantra: if you want the best XDR, you need the best data. Sophos XDR is driven by data. It delivers the most comprehensive and precise data across multiple dimensions for the most accurate threat detection, investigation, and [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/kjgxaEc7ooc” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Understanding XDR, the latest evolution in threat detection and response

Credit to Author: Maxim Weinstein| Date: Wed, 03 Mar 2021 15:07:49 +0000

A few weeks ago, we published a brief overview of XDR. To summarize, XDR—short for extended detection and response (or sometimes x-product detection and response)—can be defined as: An approach that unifies information from multiple security products to automate and accelerate threat detection, investigation, and response in ways that isolated point solutions cannot. With the [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/08fmKT3NQd0″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Try out powerful new XDR and EDR features, now in early access for Intercept X

Credit to Author: Alex Gardner| Date: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 14:00:11 +0000

We are pleased to announce that powerful new Extended Detection and Response (XDR) and Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) features for Intercept X are now available in early access. The early-access program (EAP) gives you the power to pull in network data sources in addition to those from endpoints and servers, enabling an even more [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/9ZVLO7b6VAo” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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What is Extended Detection and Response (XDR)? Common questions answered

Credit to Author: Eric Kokonas| Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 09:56:50 +0000

As ransomware, file-less attacks, and phishing continue to grow, IT and security leaders are turning to a new approach to counter advanced threats: Extended Detection and Response (XDR). Though there is plenty of buzz from industry leaders, the analyst community, and the vendor ecosystem, XDR is still an evolving concept and, as such, many valid [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/Y_rhr0uVSnU” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Microsoft Security—detecting empires in the cloud

Credit to Author: Jim Flack| Date: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 19:00:38 +0000

Microsoft threat analysts have detected another evolution in GADOLINIUM’s tooling that the security community should understand when establishing defenses.

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