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Digital Footprint

Top 4 Risks That Can Be Mitigated Through Digital Footprint Monitoring

Digital Footprint is the information about the organization that exists on the Internet as a result of their online activity. Organizations’ digital footprints are expanding and changing at a formidable rate. Employees, suppliers and other third-parties are exposing sensitive information without their knowledge. This sensitive data can leave organizations exposed and are used by attackers… Read More »Top 4 Risks That Can Be Mitigated Through Digital Footprint Monitoring

Cybersecurity Benchmarking

Top 5 Recommendation for Cybersecurity Benchmarking

Cybersecurity Benchmarking is a well-established practice among successful organizations, but the areas these organizations choose to benchmark have not always evolved with changing business concerns. The number of Cybersecurity threats across all industries around the world is increasing tremendously. Today’s organizations predominantly struggle with the protection of their aforementioned critical assets against these hazards. Benchmarking… Read More »Top 5 Recommendation for Cybersecurity Benchmarking

Third Party Risk

How Missing Continuous Monitoring Makes Third-Party Risk Management Programs Ineffective

Many organizations have hundreds of vendors and the Third-Party risk exposure is one of the biggest threats. Most of the organizations depend upon partners, vendors, suppliers, contractors and other third-parties for day-to-day operations. Each of them presents some potential risk to the organization. Third-Party Risk Management programs helps in assessing the cybersecurity of vendors/3rd parties that… Read More »How Missing Continuous Monitoring Makes Third-Party Risk Management Programs Ineffective

Managing Shadow IT

6 Must-Know Facts About Shadow IT

Shadow IT refers to IT applications and infrastructure that are managed and utilized without the knowledge of the enterprise’s IT department. Shadow IT risks exists in most organizations but most IT leaders and CISOs underestimate about its reach. In this blog, we will uncover the important facts that every business leader should understand about Shadow… Read More »6 Must-Know Facts About Shadow IT

Credential Stuffing

Credential Stuffing: 8.7 Identity-Record Data Are On Surface, Deep & Dark Web

Credential stuffing is a method that hackers use to infiltrate a company’s system by automated injection of breached username & password pairs. Attackers use credentials to bypass anti-spam and firewall devices and access users accounts. Once they were inside the company network, they can send phishing emails or compromise company systems/data. Note that attackers just… Read More »Credential Stuffing: 8.7 Identity-Record Data Are On Surface, Deep & Dark Web

Third Party Risk

Third-Parties: Risks & Threats Associated With Them

Third-Party risks are more as the Third-Party breaches continue to dominate and these breaches are expensive to organizations. Third-parties are those companies that you directly work with such as data management companies, law firms, e-mail providers, web hosting companies, subsidiaries, vendors, sub-contractors. Third-Parties are  basically any organization, whose employees or systems have access to your… Read More »Third-Parties: Risks & Threats Associated With Them

ways ro prevent & identify sub-domain takeover vulnerability

2 Ways to Identify & Prevent Subdomain Takeover Vulnerability

Subdomain Takeover is a type of vulnerability which appears when a DNS entry (subdomain) of an organization points to an External Service (ex. Heroku, Github, Bitbucket, Desk, Squarespace, Shopify, etc) but the service is no longer utilized. In this article, we have identified top 2 ways to identify and prevent subdomain takeover risk. Subdomain Takeover (Simple Definition):… Read More »2 Ways to Identify & Prevent Subdomain Takeover Vulnerability