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Another RSA: Evolving Trends in Cyberthreats

The idea that firewalls and the perimeter are becoming less important is a growing trend. There is so much opportunity for compromised devices inside the network, including BYOD laptops and phones, that we can’t think of the inside as safe anymore. If the inside is dangerous, then we need to secure all the internal surfaces to withstand attack. And if we are doing that, why not make everything easier and make them public facing? This idea is not completely crazy. It will be interesting to see how it stands up in real world use.

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RSA Peer2Peer

RSA 2018 Peer2Peer Session: Successes and Pitfalls of Penetrating Hostile Online Groups

Earlier this month, I had the privilege of hosting a Peer2Peer speaker session at RSA 2018, where I joined attendees on an exploratory deep-dive through the pros, cons, and intricacies that surround the practice of proactively infiltrating malicious groups online. My goal was simple: learn how my peers are conducting anonymous operations, what problems they are experiencing, and where they have seen success.

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CDM award winner Ntrepid

Ntrepid’s Managed Attribution Suite Named Winner in 2018 CDM Awards

We are thrilled to announce that Ntrepid has been named a winner in the 2018 Cyber Defense Magazine Awards. Ntrepid’s managed attribution (MA) suite was named Best Product for Deception Based Security Solutions, and recognized as the Next Generation in Digital Footprint Security.

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digital misattribution

Misattribution Lessons From the Unmasking of Guccifer 2.0

Anonymity is hard to maintain over time against an aggressive adversary. There are many ways you can accidentally leak your identity or tie your activity to some other identity. One minor error in hiding any of those identifiers can ruin an entire mission and potentially invite retribution. Over the course of months, this adds up to potentially thousands of opportunities for error. Unfortunately, humans are not very good at achieving that level of consistency with their operational security (OPSEC).

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We are proud to announce that Info Security Products Guide, the industry’s leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Ntrepid a winner in the 14th Annual 2018 Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards® in two categories. Nfusion 2, our secure virtual desktop, was named the Gold Winner of Deception Based Security, and the Silver Winner for Security Products and Solutions for Government.

Nfusion Awarded Gold and Silver in 2018 ISPG Global Excellence Awards

We are proud to announce that Info Security Products Guide, the industry’s leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Ntrepid a winner in the 14th Annual 2018 Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards® in two categories. Nfusion 2, our secure virtual desktop, was named the Gold Winner of Deception Based Security, and the Silver Winner for Security Products and Solutions for Government.

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