Cybersecurity Research

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

How to Select an MSSP: Five Gartner Managed Security Recommendations

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Managed security service providers (MSSPs) can study these five Gartner recommendations to think & act more like a customer.

Microsoft Azure ‘ExtraReplica’ Vulnerability: Here’s What MSSPs Need to Know

Cloud security company Wiz discovers a Microsoft Azure vulnerability that allows malicious actors to compromise PostgreSQL Flexible Server customer databases.

Microsoft Report: Russia Launches Nearly 40 Cyberattacks vs Ukraine

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Microsoft research details alleged Russia cyberattacks vs. Ukraine, associated hybrid war activities & advice for cybersecurity professionals.

Cyberattacks vs. Financial Institutions: What the Cybersecurity Research Reveals

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Over 60% of financial institutions worldwide have suffered cyberattacks intended to hijack brokerage accounts & island hop into banks, VMware research found.

DDoS Attacks Target Healthcare, Education Markets, Research Finds

Healthcare and education sectors remain favorite targets of multi-vector Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attackers, Comcast Business research found.

Why Ransomware Attacks Prefer Small Business Targets Rather Than Rich Enterprises

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Enterprise businesses with 25,000 employees+ are less likely to suffer ransomware attacks than small businesses. Cyber Edge explains why.

ChannelE2E Top 100 Vertical Market MSPs: 2022 List Unveiled

The top 100 MSPs delivering managed IT & cybersecurity services in healthcare, legal, government, financial services, manufacturing & additional vertical markets.

How Quickly Do MSSPs and Internal Security Teams Find Hackers Inside Networks?

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In EMEA & APAC the majority of intrusions in 2021 were identified by external third parties (62% & 76%, respectively) such as MSSPs, Mandiant research shows.

3 Key Takeaways from the 2022 ConnectWise MSP Threat Report

ConnectWise releases its third annual cybersecurity guide for MSPs & provides insights into ransomware & other recent cyberattack & cyber threat trends.

Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) Market Growth Forecast: MSSP Implications

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Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) market expansion continues as MSPs & MSSPs seeks to properly configure AWS, Microsoft Azure & Google Cloud workloads.