The FBI has identified business email compromise, or BEC, as one of the most ubiquitous forms of cybercrime in use today.
That’s right, it’s not as good as it should be, but let’s redirect blame to the bad actors and the ingenious methods they use to evade your end point security.
Worms, viruses, phishing, advanced persistent threats (APT), IoT devices, users clicking on bad links, attacks from organized nation states...where do you start to defend?
In order to achieve our vision, we had to have the skills, methodology and overall infusion of cybersecurity leadership and discipline into our firm.
Read our security team's debrief on the latest critical cybersecurity threat.
Since founding Agio, potential clients come to us for almost always one reason, and it's the same reason that led me to start Agio.
Sometimes, the information that’s given away has more value to the recipient than it does to you.
Don’t be lulled into a false sense of security just because news of breaches usually involve enterprise mainframes. You’re equally vulnerable and exposed on the other end of the IT spectrum.
If your home or office were burglarized, your first step would be to call the police, but what happens if your hedge fund or private equity firm is the victim…
There is new information regarding a type of Wire Transfer Fraud that we want clients to be aware of, and prepared to defend against. In the SEC’s report…
Managed Detection & Response alerts catch the multi-faceted attacks the good guys are up against, saving you from falling victim to wire transfer fraud.
“91% of cyber-attacks start with a phishing email.” - Digitalguardian.com
There are a ton of Managed Detection & Response (MDR) services out there, but breaking them down in plain English so you know what you’re really getting is a bit tougher.
Many firms are in the midst of developing a Public Cloud strategy in an effort to reduce costs, gain productivity, and improve the security of their infrastructure. But don’t be fooled, the ease of adoption and the initial setup doesn’t mean you’re secure by default…
Over the past year, we’ve identified a growing trend in private equity and venture capital firms with respect to cybersecurity events.