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The Storage Manager’s Quick-Guide to Ransomware Resiliency

The Storage Manager’s Quick-Guide to Ransomware Resiliency

Why storage managers need to prepare for the ransomware scourge?
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What’s Wrong with Storage and Backup Ransomware Protection Capabilities?

Storage is becoming a prime target of cybercriminals as they attempt to infiltrate the enterprise. Faced with a wall of perimeter defenses, security safeguards, and well-patched

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Five Reasons Why Storage and Backup are Cybersecurity’s Weakest Links

A lot of money is being spent to proof up the enterprise against intrusion. Ransomware protection is currently in the spotlight – and with good reason.

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Top 8 Most Common Storage Misconfigurations And Vulnerabilities

Introduction We analyzed data from a large number of storage risk assessments, to provide a unique insight into the state of storage security. The analyzed data

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5 Takeaways From The New Gartner Hype Cycle For Storage & Data Protection 2022

Background to the Gartner Hype Cycle For Storage & Data Protection The latest 2022 Gartner Hype Cycle report for Storage and Data Protection has just been published and

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The Dummies Guide to Ransomware Resiliency for Enterprise Storage & Backup

It’s all about the data. One thing is clear. The “business value” of data continues to grow, making it an organization’s primary piece of intellectual property.

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Are Your Backups Safe From Ransomware? Your 8-Point Checklist for Backup Security & Data Protection

The average cost of recovery from a ransomware attack has more than doubled in a year, according to a Sophos survey. The global report also shows

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Analyzing The Security of Dell EMC Storage & Backup Systems – Four Highlights

In the first of its kind, Continuity published a new report that provides an analysis of the vulnerabilities and security misconfigurations of enterprise storage & backup

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When, Why and How To Create A Secure Backup Strategy 

Introduction  When data is compromised, the last line of defense is your backup.  In the past year, the tactics being used by cybercriminals have changed. And

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Don’t rely on your Storage & Backup Vendors for Security

I hear this a lot:  “Why do I need to scan my storage & backup systems for security risks? Don’t my storage vendors already do this

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New Data Protection Methods and the Impact on Securing Storage & Backup

Written by CISOs, for CISOs This article provides highlights from our ‘CISO Point of View: The ever-changing role of data, and the implications for data protection

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CISO Point of View: Discover how other CISOs deal with the complexity of data protection and storage security

Data plays an increasingly important role in the modern enterprise. With digitization, data comes much closer to the customer – with large amounts of data being

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4 Predictions for storage and backup security in 2022

Cyberstorage gained more attention in the media in 2021 with the rise in data storage hacks, ransomware attacks, and cases of immutable storage erased. As these

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The most critical – and overlooked – security issues facing financial services

A few words about the author: John Meakin is a seasoned and experienced CISO with more than 30 years of experience in various financial services companies,

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Gartner Shines a Light on Storage Security

Enterprises are creating and storing massive amounts of data, with some sources citing a 28% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) directly to enterprise data. At the

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Storage & backup security in the financial services and banking sector – Highlights from the 2021 survey report

The financial industry is rightfully alarmed by the increase in both the amount and sophistication of data-centered attacks – primarily ransomware.  We’ve all read the news.

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Storage security mythbusting: 4 myths CISOs still believe, and why they’re wrong

Experience is the mother of wisdom, or so the famous proverb goes. And there’s definitely something to that: the more of life we’ve experienced, the more

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The Status of Storage and Backup systems related to the Log4J vulnerabilities

A new critical vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228) was identified in Apache Log4J – widely used by numerous applications, services and frameworks. This vulnerability received the highest CVSS severity score of 10.

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