Cybersecurity Guests

MSSP Alert’s guest bloggers include experts in managed security services, business building and scaling, security operations centers (SOCs), talent development, cybersecurity, malware, phishing, ransomware, threat mitigation and more.

The Power of Data in Defending Against Ransomware

Your SOC (staffed by expert, human-led threat hunting teams) in conjunction with protective software is the best path forward for MSPs battling ransomware.

The Real Reason for Breaches (and How to Avoid Them)

When you analyze major security breaches in detail, one fact continuously reveals itself – these attacks are complex, RedSeal explains.

Does XDR Need A New Kill Chain?

What is the next phase in MDR for MSSPs & security-minded MSPs? The answer involves an XDR-focused kill chain along with ML-enhanced, incident-based alert management, Stellar Cyber asserts.

Behavioral Detections Key to Proactive Security Services

How can service providers protect their businesses & customers from nation-state hackers & supply chain attacks? Cybereason VP Stephan Tallent offers this guidance.

How Cryptocurrency and Cybercrime Trends Influence One Another

Podcast: Webroot’s Tyler Moffitt discuss the ins and outs of crypto, what the market looks like, how it actually affects cybercrime.

XDR and Automation: MSSPs’ Not So Secret Weapon

Here are three areas of security automation that make XDR (eXtended detection response) effective for MSSPs, WatchGuard Technologies reports.

Modern Ransomware Won’t Be Stopped by Yesterday’s Security Software

Why are ransomware attacks rising? The simple answer is that many industries use the same security technology that failed in the past.

Credential Security for Your MSP: Six Best Practices

In the world of cybersecurity, a robust strategy starts with credential security and straightforward best practices, according to LastPass.

Huntress Investigates Mass MSP Ransomware Incident

How MDR cybersecurity company Huntress is investigating the Kaseya VSA supply chain attack that’s affecting MSPs, resellers & their customers.

Examining the Rise of Managed Detection & Response in the MSSP Space

Managed detection and response (MDR) provides an opportunity for Managed Security Service Providers (MSSP), as underscored in Omdia’s recent survey. Learn more.