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FTC Warning to Companies: Address Log4j Security Flaw or Face Consequences

Arraya Insights| January 11, 2022

In the last week or so, there has been constant talk of the recently discovered Log4j vulnerability. This bug in computer code, which affected nearly every major software company, is considered one of the worst vulnerabilities discovered in recent history. CISA director, Jen Easterly, warned that this is the most serious security flaw she’s seen in her career.   CISA outlined that Log4j is “broadly used in […]

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Arraya Insights Vodcast: Cyber Security Analysis - Lessons Learned from the Log4j Vulnerability and 2022 Predictions

Arraya Insights| December 22, 2021

In this episode of the Arraya Insights Vodcast, our panel discusses the impact and early lessons from the Log4j vulnerability. They dive into risk management and responsibility, cloud security, tactics to defend against attacks, and more – then wrap up with cyber security predictions for 2022. Hosted by Scott Brion, Director, Cyber Security, this episode’s […]

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Which Cloud Disaster Recovery Solution is Right for Your Company? 4 Points to Consider First

Arraya Insights| December 14, 2021

No matter how strong your cyber security position, there will always be a chance your business could fall victim to a cyber attack. Today, cyber attacks lead to loss of critical and confidential information, resulting in significant business interruption costs. A cloud disaster recovery solution is a service that provides organizations with failover capabilities and […]

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Hackers Are Ready to Go This Holiday Season: Here’s What You Can Do

Arraya Insights| December 7, 2021

As always, the holidays have crept up and are now in full swing. Folks are busy working to close out the end of the year, finish their holiday shopping, and, hopefully, host safe gatherings with friends and family. While this time of year brings so much to look forward to, the rush of the season can lead many to let their guard down.   With several industries still feeling the […]

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Microsoft Warning: FoggyWeb Malware Targets Active Directory FS Servers

Arraya Insights| November 16, 2021

Cyber-crime has dangerously increased in recent years. Exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, the average ransomware demand increased from $5,000 in 2018 to $200,000 in 2020. This year, we saw the largest ever ransomware payout by an insurance company at $40 million. The onslaught of cyber-attacks continues to evolve with recent strikes on global IT chains […]

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Prepping for Cloud Security in 2022: Is Your Business Ready?

Arraya Insights| November 9, 2021

While advancements in technology can make significant improvements in our daily lives, they also increase the attack surface for hackers. Today, everyone has become a target and cyber criminals know they’re on a lucrative track. As long as there’s money in it for them, they’re not slowing down anytime soon.   Implementing new technology has become vital for […]

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4 Reasons Multi-Factor Authentication is One of the Most Important Security Practices to Implement

Arraya Insights| October 19, 2021

Technology continues to infiltrate our lives in new ways. With every advancement in technology, new cyber threats follow. While many of these advancements impact our lives for the better, they also open another door for a potential cyber vulnerability.   As we move into the end of the year, there are high hopes for better times ahead. […]

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Microsoft to Disable Basic Authentication in October 2022: Here's How to Prepare

Arraya Insights| October 12, 2021

Microsoft has announced that they’ll be turning off Basic Authentication permanently, as of October 1, 2022. This will be turned off for all protocols in all tenants for Exchange Online. Your Exchange account hosts your work emails, contacts, and calendar.   Basic authentication (also known as proxy authentication) requires only a username and a password for client access requests. The username and password are often stored locally on the device.   While […]

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Arraya Insights Vodcast: A Proactive Approach to Cloud Security - Getting to Know Lacework

Arraya Insights| October 6, 2021

On this episode of the Arraya Insights Vodcast, our panel welcomes special guests, Tim Chase, Field CTO, and Alain Lubin, Channel Sales Engineer, from Lacework. The discussion covers a wide range of topics including threat detection and response, M&A security challenges, and Lacework’s unique approach to cloud security. Hosted by Chuck Kiessling, Senior Director, Presales […]

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The Top 8 Security Fails to Avoid to #BeCyberSmart

Arraya Insights| October 5, 2021

Cyber Security Awareness Month was launched in 2004 by the National Cyber Security Alliance and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Since then, this topic has become even more important as cyber-attacks continue to surge in recent years. A combination of our growing reliance on technology, the worldwide pandemic, and lucrative ransom demands are contributing to this increase.   Continued education and awareness are key […]

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