The Centripetal Blog

Protecting the Legal Sector with Cyber Threat Intelligence

March 26, 2021 | Byron Rashed
There are very few organizations that hold as much sensitive and highly monetizable data as those in the legal sector. The American Bar Association states that law firms are “custodians of highly sensitive information, therefore inviting targets for hackers… and are facing a major professi...
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CleanINTERNET for the Healthcare Industry

March 15, 2021 | Byron Rashed
The healthcare industry incurs the highest average data breach costs at a huge $7.13 million, 84% more than the global average. In the wake of high-profile breaches like the SolarWinds attack and the rise of ransomware like Ryuk, healthcare organizations are facing complicated and increasi...
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Microsoft Exchange Recent Vulnerabilities and Targeted Attacks

March 9, 2021 | Byron Rashed
On Tuesday, March 2nd, Microsoft published KB5000871[1] that contained security updates for vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange. These vulnerabilities have been identified being exploited as zero-day in the wild prior to the release of these updates. Microsoft recommends applying the sec...
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Reducing the Cost of Cyber Threat Intelligence

February 23, 2021 | Byron Rashed
As the cost of the average cyber breach increases, now hitting up to $4million per breach, cybersecurity has become a vital budget consideration for businesses, no matter their size. In fact, around half of all cyberattacks target small or medium-sized businesses, necessitating a solution ...
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Fortifying Your Network with CleanINTERNET

February 9, 2021 | Byron Rashed
Cyber threats are constantly increasing in complexity, with billions of records being exposed by data breaches in 2020 alone. These attacks include phishing, ransomware, Distributed Denial of Services (DDoS), and Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) attacks, with new malware and viruses being discover...
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Finding simplicity in Cyber Threat Intelligence

January 29, 2021 | Byron Rashed
In battling the constant threat of security breaches, many organizations rely on solutions that provide real-time security alerts. The average enterprise employs dozens of tools, leaving security teams inundated with alerts and focused on multiple interfaces every day. Unsurprisingly, orga...
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Centripetal CleanINTERNET x Mid-Atlantic Cyber - ‘We’re getting ahead of the curve on the cyber threat landscape.’

January 21, 2021 | Byron Rashed
Maintaining the upper hand against cyber threats to guard against network intrusion means employing the right tools to keep you informed of potential and real threats. Mid-Atlantic Cyber, an organization offering physical security and infrastructure solutions, has been utilizing our cyber ...
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What Does Next-Generation Cyber Threat Intelligence Mean For Your Business?

December 17, 2020 | Byron Rashed
The cyber threat landscape is constantly expanding, with security breaches increasing by 67% since 2014 and the cost of cyber crime expected to be $6 trillion annually by 2021. As threats are evolving and advancing at an alarming rate, threat actors utilize automation to overwhelm security...
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Securing the Remote Workforce

December 8, 2020 | Byron Rashed
88% of organizations worldwide mandated their employees to work from home in 2020 to slow the spread of COVID-19. And with the pandemic looking to leave office buildings empty for the foreseeable future, organizations are having to embrace new ways of working. Even pre-pandemic, remote wor...
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Retail’s Cyber Security Challenges During the Holiday Season

November 25, 2020 | Byron Rashed
Retail is one of the most vulnerable and targeted industries when it comes to cyber attacks, with half of U.S. retailers experiencing a data breach in 2019, up 19% from the year before. Marking the start of the busy holiday shopping period, Black Friday and Cyber Monday are the most import...
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