Is Identity the New Perimeter in Security?

I’ve recently heard the phrase, “identity is the new perimeter” as it relates to information security. That said, I’ve also heard the same about endpoints, artificial intelligence, email, you name it. If I didn’t have experience in identity management and understand the importance it has in an environment, I may have just blown off that [...]

Security Orchestration and Automation

When it comes to a successful security program, efficiency and incident response time are two key factors. Today's security teams are often understaffed and overworked. Tasked with using numerous disparate tools, many employees are struggling to prioritize incidents and determine what is important. Orchestration and automation tools streamline these processes, bringing together all your [...]

State Of Crime In Cyber From IOCTA 2017

Recently a white paper came out discussing the state of crime in cyber from IOCTA 2017.   It was released from Europol so it focuses on Europe.    Since we love to devour this type of data at FocusPoint, we thought we would share our impressions of the report. You can download the report here.   https://www.europol.europa.eu/sites/default/files/documents/iocta2017.pdf [...]