Topic: Cyber defense
How cybercriminals are weaponizing leaked ransomware data for follow-up attacks
Business email compromise (BEC) is becoming a more sophisticated cyber threat because of the availability of sensitive corporate data on the dark web.
To protect infrastructure from cyberattacks, think progress, not perfection
New cyber threat intelligence shows that cyberattacks, specifically malware available on dark web, target industrial control systems. Accenture explores more.
Steal(Bit) or exfil, what does it (Ex)Matter? Comparative Analysis of Custom Exfiltration Tools
We have observed modified versions of StealBit and Exmatter. Read Accenture's comparative analysis, including countermeasures and detection opportunities.
Finding Vulnerabilities with VulFi IDA Plugin
Demonstrating a new tool to find vulnerabilities in compiled binaries, with practical examples by Accenture. Read more.
OT Security Summit Speakers Push to Share More
Operation: Next ‘22 OT Summit speakers discuss cybersecurity emerging trends, and urge the community to improve collaboration. Accenture discusses why.
Resist infrastructure attacks not regulations
Now is the time to do our best to embrace cybersecurity requirements and regulations. Accenture explores how to achieve improved cyber security.
Cyber imperatives for critical infrastructure
Critical infrastructure is vulnerable to cyberattacks and Accenture shares why it’s crucial for companies to add cybersecurity to their HSE planning. Read more.
A CISO’s frenemy, the “Human X Factor”
Accenture describes humans are the weak leak and strongest assets to security programs and it's time to harness people to improve security. Read more.
How the Financial Sector Could Fight Ransomware
In the battle against ransomware, Accenture shares some ways banks and insurance companies could make it harder for cybercriminals to be successful. Read more.
The cybersecurity mandates are about to become very real, very fast
Accenture describes why you should be ready for the cybersecurity mandates which are about to become very real, very fast. Read more.
Are you rolling the dice on patient safety?
Accenture explains why the time is now for healthcare organizations and regulators to focus on IoMT cybersecurity and what are the steps needed. Read more.
Healthcare's journey to cloud, powered by security
Accenture shares nine possible proven strategies to accelerate the move to cloud while embedding robust security in healthcare. Read more.
Triple digit increase in cyberattacks: What next?
Accenture reveals the volume of cyberattacks globally has increased 125% in the first six months of 2021 driven primarily by web shell activity. Read more.
HADES ransomware operators continue attacks
Accenture Security identified HADES ransomware operators continue to proliferate attacks, deploying new variants along the way. Read more.
Why you should tackle security by accepting it’s already compromised
Accenture's Mark Raeburn shares some practical steps to prepare your organization to be ready and resilient for ransomware. Read more.
Accenture report calls out 'extreme but plausible' threats to financial services
Accenture's '2021 Future Cyber Threats' research cites five main themes to the world's financial services companies. Read them here.
Supply chain attacks are here to stay. Use them as an institutional learning opportunity for cyber resilience.
In light of recent supply chain attacks, use this as an opportunity to strengthen your cyber resilience with the help of Accenture. Learn how.
Operation: Next—a virtual summit to advance the global conversation about OT security
Accenture is convening executives and technical leaders from across the globe, spanning diverse industries, to discuss the state of OT cybersecurity. Read more.
Countdown to crypto-agility
Accenture's blog reveals companies are facing AI and machine learning-assisted crypto-attacks and other cryptographic threats these days. Read more.
Securing your business and the world from ransomware
This blog addresses the new government advisory on ransomware and how organizations need to plan for resilience.
To reduce cyber fraud, banks must shatter their security silos
Accenture reveals silos and lack of communication make it harder for banks to prevent fraud and, conversely, easier for cyber criminals to attack. Read more.
They want to hurt you, and they know how
Accenture's blog reveals Insider Risk is one of the most concerning cyber risks that financial institutions face every day. Read more.
How to secure finance on the front line
Accenture's Future Cyber Threats report shows how we take a deep dive into the key cyber threat themes that are facing financial services industry. Read more.
Notre Dame and the dangers of old infrastructure
Accenture's Erin O'Malley shares the steps on how and when cybersecurity incident response teams save the day. Read more.
Blood in the water: GDPR sharpens its bite
Not following compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) can prove financially hazardous for companies. Learn more.
Learning self-defense without getting hit
Accenture's ICS Cyber Range is a place where everyone in the energy value chain can test their cyber readiness against sophisticated attacks. Read more.
Why humans are still security’s weakest link
Accenture research shows that organizations' top security threats can be malicious insiders. Read more.
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