December 2020

Dataquest blog

Ethical Hacking – Where It Fails And Why FireCompass Continuous Automated Red Teaming (CART) Is Coming Up As The Future?

Ethical hacking is done by organizations for their crown jewels. The frequency of this mostly once a year or at most twice. However, this approach has a couple of challenges.  Challenge No 1 – While the focus is mostly on the crown jewels, the real data is not just accessed through the, data could also… Read More »Ethical Hacking – Where It Fails And Why FireCompass Continuous Automated Red Teaming (CART) Is Coming Up As The Future?

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Red Team Landscape & Why Red Teaming Is Crucial For Businesses

As technological advances create business opportunities for businesses, they also present huge security risks of information of the same businesses. According to the U.K. government’s Cybersecurity Breaches Survey 2019, 32% of UK businesses reported breaches in their networks in 2019. And Kaspersky predicts new threat angles and attack strategies to come in the years ahead`.… Read More »Red Team Landscape & Why Red Teaming Is Crucial For Businesses

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Shifting From Penetration Testing To Red Teaming – The Red Team Mindset

In our two day workshop with CISO Platform on “Shifting from Pentest to Red Teaming” our speakers Jitendra Chauhan, Head of Research, FireCompass, and Apoorv Saxena, Red Team Researcher, FireCompass have covered in detail how pen testing and red teaming differ from each other and how you as an organization can implement red teaming as… Read More »Shifting From Penetration Testing To Red Teaming – The Red Team Mindset

December Breach Report

December Breach Trends: Nation-State Attack, Ransomware Attack & More

This report summarises the top breaches between mid – November till 15th December 2020. The report will help you to keep track of the latest hacks and add insights to safeguard your organization by looking at the trends.  Most common data breach trends identified –  Nation-state Attacks Ransomware Attacks Spear Phishing Attacks   List Of… Read More »December Breach Trends: Nation-State Attack, Ransomware Attack & More

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Red Teaming Vs. Pentesting – What’s Winning The Cyber Security World Today?

Take any of your favorite movies, and you cannot have a script without a villain. And your favorite heroes evolve only because villains exist. The only difference is that the truth is stranger than fiction. In real life, the villains are too many, and heroes are few. But we do have superheroes who take on… Read More »Red Teaming Vs. Pentesting – What’s Winning The Cyber Security World Today?