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Are Your Users Happy with IT in a Work-From-Home Environment?

The pandemic has challenged everyone; CTOs in particular. Your users may be working from home, but their expectations haven’t changed.

Ransomware Poses an Imminent Threat to U.S. Healthcare

Tips and recommendations to inform your defense against this most troubling form of malware.

Security Operations Centers are Only as Good as a Company’s Culture

Here are some ideas that demonstrate the steps we take to be effective and productive.

Hacking Awareness & Alternate Data Streams (ADS)

This post highlights some of the common technology that bad actors may use against systems to orchestrate attacks.

New Email from Evil Corp

In late 2019, the U.S. Justice Department was applauded for arresting the alleged masterminds Dridex, a malware prevalently used in successful phishing attacks.

Mr. Cisco’s Advanced Phishing Attempt

How Agio Managed Detection & Response (MDR) tackled two clients receiving more advanced phishing emails than normal.

The Rise of IoT Botnet Attacks

IoT botnet attacks are an increasing threat in an increasingly unsecured internet. These types of attacks will continue to rise in popularity as the ability to conduct them and the value of botnets rise.

Are Portfolio Companies Ready for Business as Usual?

Coming out of the height of COVID-19, how are portfolio companies moving forward? Most of them don’t have the resources in place to call out gaps in security as people return to the office.

When COVID-19 Spread, So Did Your Data. Here’s How to Protect It.

As workers become more comfortable in their new remote routines, it’s important to ensure they don’t let their guard down when it comes to storing and sharing company information.

Are You Ready for Insurance Risk Assessments? Agio Says Yes

As a community, we may have started out thinking working remotely was temporary, but it’s now clear this is how we’ll be doing business for the foreseeable future.

Adapting to Meet Phishing Challenges

Avoid getting wrapped up in phishing scams by learning about your CER, or crossover error rate.

The Watch Commander’s Log for May 6th, 2020

We provide a direct view into the details of some of the threats Agio’s Managed Detection and Response (MDR) team handles for our clients—on an anonymized basis, of course.