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Mimecast Certificate Compromised: What MSSPs Need to Know

A threat actor compromised a certificate used to authenticate Mimecast Sync & Recover, Continuity Monitor & IEP to Microsoft 365 Exchange Web Services.

Why Workers Aren’t Confident In Their Companies’ Security (And What To Do About It)

In an anonymous survey of workers, many workers agreed that their employers could be doing more to support them and ensure their security.

Fortinet Acquires Panopta; MSSP Partners Gain Cybersecurity Network Monitoring

Fortinet acquires Panopta. MSSP partners gain SaaS platform that bolsters “full stack” network monitoring across on-premises systems & cloud services.

3 Must Ask Questions to Verify a SIEM is Truly Cloud-Native

How can MSSPs shift from legacy platforms to modern SIEM (security information & event management) with a true SaaS architecture? Sumo Logic offers these tips.

Research: Human Error, Stress and Cybersecurity Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Human error triggers spike in cybersecurity risks during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, ESET & Myers-Briggs research finds.

Are We Thinking about Security Services the Wrong Way?

With October being National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), it’s a good time to reflect on how well protected you and your customers are.

Cyber Attacks on Industry Climb, Gov’t Drop in Q2, Report Says

Organizations hit by cyber attacks keep many of those incidents private, a Positive Technology Q2 2020 Cyber Threatscape Report said.

Cerberus Cyber Sentinel Acquires Clear Skies Security

Cerberus Cyber Sentinel, a Top 250 MSSP, acquires Clear Skies Security for cybersecurity assessments and penetration testing services.

State Dept. Dangles $10 Million Award for Election Meddling Information

U.S. State Department offers $10 million reward for information that helps the agency finger anyone working with a foreign government to hack into a federal, state or local election.

eSentire Managed Detection and Response Growth Continues

Managed detection & response (MDR) cybersecurity service provider eSentire records its ninth consecutive quarter of growth & delivers 100% service availability in 1Q20.