NCC Group adds Microsoft Azure Sentinel to its Managed Detection and Response (MDR) offering
Today we’re excited to announce a further development in our collaboration with Microsoft with the addition of Microsoft Azure Sentinel to our Managed Detection and Response (MDR) offering.
Research update: RM3 – Curiosities of the wildest banking malware
Recently, our Research and Intelligence Fusion Team (RIFT) published research findings on RM3, an advanced variant of the banking malware family known as Gozi, and uncovered Oceania as the top target for threat actor groups.
Webinar playback: are people your largest untapped resource for cyber resilience?
In our webinar ‘are people your largest untapped resource for cyber resilience?’ we discuss how we can create a more diverse and inclusive sector, address the cyber security skills gap, and make people more capable when it comes to cyber security.
NCC Group completes acquisition of Iron Mountain’s Intellectual Property Management (IPM) business
Global cyber security and software resilience business, NCC Group, has completed its acquisition of Iron Mountain’s Intellectual Property Management (IPM) business in a £156m deal providing immediate additional scale to the Group’s Software Resilience business in North America.
News spotlight: What can we learn from the US Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack?
On Friday 7th May, fuel supplies across North America were disrupted as the Colonial Pipeline, the major fuel pipeline connecting the East Coast, was attacked in the largest-known attack in US energy infrastructure. As the organisation’s systems begin to recover, Damon Small, technical director at NCC group, provides an overview of the attack and the lessons we can take from it.
NCC Group Q1 Threat Report Update: Exploits publicly available for 29% of critical vulnerabilities discovered
Our threat intelligence from Q1 of this year revealed that, of the more than 4,400 vulnerabilities that were disclosed* between January and March 2021, 72% had no patches available.
Why we're changing our logos for Pride month
At NCC Group we are committed to creating an environment where all colleagues feel psychologically, emotionally, and physically safe to be their authentic selves. That means working to make our workplace more inclusive for our LGBTQIA+ colleagues.
Executive Analysis: Three actions to reduce your cyber security skills gap
Stephen Bailey looks at why despite multiple initiatives to address the cyber security skills gap in the last decade, it is still a major problem for organisations and how internal skills shortages are one of the main security challenges organisations are facing over the next six months.
NCC Conversations: Parenthood and the journey there
As part of our NCC Conversations focus this month, we turn our attention to parenthood and the journey there, exploring what this means to individuals across NCC Group.
Technical Viewpoint: Cyber resilience skills: please mind the gap
Ollie Whitehouse considers how cyber security has evolved into a complex profession with various sub specialisms and how the supply of talent to meet these needs has not generally kept pace with demand.
Executive Analysis: Three actions to reduce insider threats while working remotely
In this new Executive Analysis piece, Stephen Bailey give somes practical advice on how organisation’s can reduce the risk of the insider threat while working remotely, focusing on optimizing controls, improving detection capabilities and training people.
Spotlight on Australia’s Security of Critical Infrastructure (SOCI) Act
As of this month, organisations operating in one of Australia’s 11 critical infrastructure sectors are required more significantly to contribute to the Australian Government’s vision for a “more secure online world for Australians”, or risk fines of up to $44,400 or prison sentences of up to two years for non-compliance.