Cloud-Native Security—What is it and Why it Matters

The term “cloud native” is turning up more and more in vendor promotions and news content, as a growing number of organizations devote more resources to the cloud and make…

The 7 Biggest Digital Threats of Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Cyber crime is causing more chaos than ever, and looms large for small business owners as Black Friday and Cyber Monday approach and pose an enormous challenge to their online…

How to Protect Distance Learning Against Cyber Threats

Terms such as distance learning, distance education, remote learning, cyber education, and others have become much more commonplace over the past year and a half, as the Covid-19 pandemic forced…

What is RaaS and why is it so dangerous?

It’s no secret that ransomware is quickly becoming the most dangerous threat to organizations. There has been a dramatic increase in ransomware attacks, largely due to the pandemic.  Globally, ransomware…

Healthcare Cloud Security Explained

Years before the pandemic, the healthcare industry had already been busily digitally transforming itself. Yet, the pandemic did pull years of demand for telehealth and remote work forward into 2020.…

The Future of the Container Security for SMBs

As more and more small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) shift data and workloads to the cloud, they will likely rely on containers to play an increasingly important role in ensuring…

Why cybersecurity departments need a vendor management policy

Organizations have more third-parties and vendors than ever before, so much so that it’s become overwhelming for many companies. A 2021 Ponemon Sullivan report found that an average organization’s third-party…

Bitdefender Threat Debrief | October 2021

The Bitdefender Threat Debrief (BDTD) is a monthly series analyzing threat news, trends, and research from the previous month. Bitdefender provides cybersecurity solutions and advanced threat protection to hundreds of…

Bitdefender Threat Debrief | September 2021

The Bitdefender Threat Debrief (BDTD) is a monthly series analyzing threat news, trends, and research from the previous month. Bitdefender provides cybersecurity solutions and advanced threat protection to hundreds of…

Building Cybersecurity Resiliency – An Interview with a Threat Forensic Investigator

The threat landscape is changing. Crimeware, a class of malware designed specifically to automate cybercrime, is growing in prevalence. It’s often provided as a service or a pre-made, easy-to-execute kit…