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Cyber Strategy Catch Up: The Reality for Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses

Cyber Strategy Catch Up: The Reality for Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses



For too long, misconceptions about cyber risk have prevented serious mitigation efforts by SMBs. The leading fallacy? They are relatively safe from serious cyber-attacks. On top of that, cyber insurance wasn’t catering ...

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A Chilling Campfire Tale of Business Email Compromise (How BEC Schemes Work - In Detail)

A Chilling Campfire Tale of Business Email Compromise (How BEC Schemes Work - In Detail)



It’s a gloomy night in the woods and we’ve gathered around the fire to share one of the scariest stories we know. What goes bump in the night? (And is it a threat actor?) A nightmare could be lurking in your office, ...

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Ransomware Activity Declined Prior to and During the First Weeks of the Russian Invasion of Ukraine. Why?

Ransomware Activity Declined Prior to and During the First Weeks of the Russian Invasion of Ukraine. Why?



Corvus observed a 30% reduction in ransomware claims frequency from Q4 2021 to Q1 2022 (through March 15). Incident response firms have likewise reported a slowdown in ransomware activity through February 2022, with ...

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Your Survival Guide to the DDoS Resurgence

Your Survival Guide to the DDoS Resurgence



Trend cycles don’t just impact the fashion world. A few years ago, DDoS attacks were hitting the headlines regularly, aided by the open availability of the Mirai malware source code. This was quickly overshadowed by the ...

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Small Businesses: How to Improve Your Security on a Budget

Small Businesses: How to Improve Your Security on a Budget



An unfortunate truth is that threat actors don’t discriminate when choosing victims. Great—inclusive criminals. As long as there’s an opportunity for financial gain, it doesn’t matter how big or small an organization ...

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How to Identify, Attract and Retain: 3 Steps to Solve Your Cyber Talent Problem

How to Identify, Attract and Retain: 3 Steps to Solve Your Cyber Talent Problem



Threat actors show no signs of slowing down. And as long as they continue to make a profit, we shouldn’t expect that to change anytime soon. Unfortunately, for all of us that aren’t actively deploying ransomware, we’re ...

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In the Binoculars: Safer World Sabbatical with Corvus Software Engineer Aaron Votre

We wholeheartedly believe that insurance is a tool for the greater good — that’s how our Safer World mission began. But the journey doesn’t stop there. Last year, we expressed our gratitude to everyone that helps make our Safer World mission a reality. 

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