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Cybersecurity Research

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

Security Operations Center (SOC) & MSSP Research: Ponemon Findings

A security operations centers (SOCs) survey from Ponemon Institute & Respond Software reveals key findings for MSSPs (managed security services providers).

Cyber Insurance Rates Rise; Insurers Review Coverage Options

Cyber insurance rates rise amid costly ransomware attack claims. Insurance companies explore new policy ideas & ways to lower cyber coverage costs.

Boards of Directors Prepping to Oversee Cybersecurity Risk, Study Says

Four “dynamic tensions” likely shape boardroom governance & oversight of cybersecurity, Booz Allen Hamilton & University of California at Berkeley study says.

Network Cyberattacks Against MSPs: 5 Dark Cubed Takeaways

MSPs increasingly face cyberattacks from hackers & criminal organizations, a network traffic report from cybersecurity solution provider Dark Cubed shows.

AWS Cloud Data Leak: UK Consulting Firms’ Sensitive Information Exposed

Several UK consulting firms recently left an Amazon Web Services Simple Storage Service bucket open, exposing data from thousands of British professionals.

Study: Cross-Site Scripting Nearly 40% of All Online Cyber Attacks in 2019

Cross-site scripting used in 40 percent of cybersecurity incidents targeting large US and European companies for 2019, PreciseSecurity research says.

Cyber Threats Worry Small Business Executives

Cyber threats are concerns for many small and medium-sized business executives entering 2020, AppRiver’s “Q4 Cyberthreat Index for Business Survey” revealed.

Nearly 75% of App Exploits Involve Microsoft Office

Nearly 75 percent of the most most commonly exploited applications worldwide in Q3 2019 involved Microsoft Office, according to PreciseSecurity.

Armor Research: At Least 269 Ransomware Attacks in US in 2019

At least 72 U.S. school districts have suffered ransomware attacks in 2019, according to research from cloud security & compliance solutions company Armor.

Mac Threat Detections Rose in 2019

Recent Apple macOS security research from Malwarebytes pinpoints key malware and cybersecurity issues facing Macintosh customers and partners.