Cybersecurity Research

Cybersecurity research and market forecasts for managed security services providers (MSSPs) from CompTIA, Gartner, Forrester Research and more.

Enterprises with Multiple Subsidiaries Face Greater Risk of Cyber Attacks

Organizations overestimate their ability to manage cyber risk associated with their subsidiaries, CyCognito research suggests.

Microsoft Exchange Autodiscover Flaw: How Hackers Can Exploit It

A Microsoft Exchange Autodiscover design flaw can “leak” web requests outside of a user’s domains, Guardicore reports. Here’s the fix.

NTT Report: 3 Key Takeaways on Application Security in Education

K-12 schools face various application security threats, but can take steps to guard against cyberattacks, NTT (a Top 250 MSSP) research finds.

Top 250 MSSPs for 2021 Unveiled

The fifth-annual Top 250 MSSPs list and research identify the world’s top managed security services providers for 2021.

MSSPs Intro Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) Services

Fully 41% of MSSPs offer cloud security posture management (CSPM) services across AWS, Azure and/or Google Cloud, MSSP Alert research finds.

Brute Force Password Attacks, Vulnerabilities Equal Trouble

Brute force password cyber infiltrations have more than doubled in the last year security company Kaspersky said in a new incident analysis.

Deloitte Poll: Most US Executives Lack Ransomware Response Plan

A Deloitte poll shows most executives believe ransomware attacks are major threats, but few have simulated ransomware attacks to prepare for these incidents.

Security Operations Centers Evolve Amid COVID-19, Hybrid Workforce Era

Nearly eight in 10 security operations centers (SOCs) have ramped up their adoption of advanced security technologies, CyberRes research finds.

SaaS and Unmanaged Enterprise Data Access Pose Cybersecurity Risks

MSSPs must focus on SaaS application security & monitoring amid rising cloud data management concerns. DoControl research reveals the risks.

FortiGuard Labs Research: Ransomware Activity Climbs 10X YoY

The volume & sophistication of ransomware attacks rose in the first half of 2021, the “Global Threat Intelligence Landscape” report from FortiGuard Labs shows.