Don’t Bite That Phishing Bait: Bet On These Five Simple Safety Rules

By Michelle Drolet . 10 Jan 2019

Bad actors have taken advantage of unpatched systems, software vulnerabilities and increasingly devious forms of malware for years, but their preferred weapon is often phishing. While their motives haven’t changed — luring target victims to click highly legitimate-looking emails so they can steal the keys to the castle — I’ve seen their attack methods grow more sophisticated … Continue reading Don’t Bite That Phishing Bait: Bet On These Five Simple Safety Rules

Compliance   

Harness the NIST CSF to Boost your Security and Compliance

By Michelle Drolet . 2 Jan 2019

The NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) is a crowdsourced set of best practices to help you analyze your cyber risk posture and work towards improving it. Learn what it can do for your business, how to tailor and implement it, and how to manage it to work towards your desired security posture. The cybersecurity threat and … Continue reading Harness the NIST CSF to Boost your Security and Compliance

News & Events    Webinars   

Watch Webinar: The Rise of Targeted Ransomware

By Michelle Drolet . 11 Dec 2018

The Rise of Targeted Ransomware What is targeted ransomware? Are you susceptible? What can you do to defend against it? Presented by: Michelle Drolet, CEO, Towerwall   Watch now >  

The 7 Deadly Sins of Endpoint Detection & Response

By Michelle Drolet . 19 Nov 2018

Breaches often take weeks or even months to uncover, but the right strategy combined with strong endpoint detection & response (EDR) tools can make all the difference. We examine seven vital factors to consider. Many different elements need to come together for an organization to secure its data properly. Most companies adopt a security strategy … Continue reading The 7 Deadly Sins of Endpoint Detection & Response

Mindset Entrepreneur featuring Michelle Drolet

By Michelle Drolet . 2 Nov 2018

Michelle Drolet sits down with Mindset Entrepreneur. Click the image below to watch now:

4 Dangerous Security Assumptions to Avoid

By Michelle Drolet . 2 Nov 2018

Many organizations take steps to guard against data breaches, employing new policies, tools and strategies that make them feel protected, but their defenses may not be as strong as they think. Unfortunately, this false sense of security is all-too-easy to come by. Data breaches are commonplace now and there’s a growing realization that organizations need … Continue reading 4 Dangerous Security Assumptions to Avoid

10 Things I Know About … Cloud security

By Michelle Drolet . 1 Nov 2018

10) Got cloud? According to Cloud Security Alliance, more than 70 percent of the world’s businesses now operate in some capacity on the cloud. 9) Cloud positive. Running apps in the cloud offers lower fixed costs, auto updates, easier collaboration, disaster recovery, scalability, pay-as-you-go options, lower tech support costs and access from any device. 8) … Continue reading 10 Things I Know About … Cloud security

Town Hall: Cannabis Conversations – Michelle Drolet to Sit on Panel in Boston Event

By Michelle Drolet . 25 Oct 2018

Our own Michelle Drolet to sit on panel at Boston’s Town Hall: Cannabis Conversations. We hope to see you there!

5 Open Source Intrusion Detection Tools That Are Too Good to Ignore

By Michelle Drolet . 19 Oct 2018

Everyone should employ an intrusion detection system (IDS) to monitor their network and flag any suspicious activity or automatically shut down potentially malicious traffic. We look at five of the best open source options. As cybersecurity professionals, we try to prevent attackers from gaining access to our networks but protecting perimeters that have grown exponentially … Continue reading 5 Open Source Intrusion Detection Tools That Are Too Good to Ignore

Michelle Drolet Discusses Sophos Intercept X on CRNtv

By Michelle Drolet . 28 Sep 2018

As long there is money to be made, cybercriminals will continue to take advantage of our security weakness to pick our pockets! And hackers are a dime a dozen, with lots of tools at their disposal. Check out this Cyber Threat Report, brought to you by Sophos, to learn more about the capitalistic cybercriminal and … Continue reading Michelle Drolet Discusses Sophos Intercept X on CRNtv

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