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SentinelOne For Public Sector

As a government and a public sector organization, you face varied and complex challenges. You deliver multiple and wide-ranging services to diverse communities and you do it, often constrained by…

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CylancePROTECT® Continuous Threat Prevention...

For years, endpoint security products’ primary threat protection was based on signatures, created after patient zeros were impacted and the damage already done. Assuming all attacks had been seen before,…

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Security Primer – Ryuk

Ryuk is the most prevalent ransomware variant in the state, local, tribal, and territorial (SLTT) government sector. It is the number one reported variant of 2019, accounting for approximately a…

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Cybersecurity for Small Business

Someone in your company gets an email. It looks legitimate, but with one click on a link, or one download of an attachment, everyone is locked out of your network.…

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Stop Ransomware

Varonis detects ransomware on your core IT systems: file servers, NAS and the cloud, where terabytes of your most critical data lives, and stops the attack in its tracks. Our…

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Data Confidentiality: Detect, Respond to, and...

An organization must protect its information from unauthorized access and disclosure. Data breaches large and small can have far-reaching operational, financial, and reputational impacts. The goal of this project is…

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Local Government Management Guide to Ransomware

Imagine being locked out of your computer because it has been infected with malware, or having data and records deleted or stolen and then being contacted by someone demanding a…

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CISA, MS-ISAC, NGA & NASCIO Recommend Immediate...

The recent ransomware attacks targeting systems across the country are the latest in a string of attacks affecting State and local government partners. The growing number of such attacks highlights…

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Ransomware Remediation and Prevention

Ransomware is a form of extortionware that encrypts files in order to prevent victims from accessing their systems and data. In many cases, encrypted files can only be recovered by…

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Protecting Data from Ransomware and Other Data...

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) developed this publication to help managed service providers (MSPs) improve their cybersecurity and the…

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Ransoming Government: What State and Local...

In December 1989, computer researcher Jim Bates popped a floppy disk into the disk drive and was shocked at what he saw. On a disk labeled “AIDS Information Version 2.0,”…

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5 Ransomware Trends to Watch in 2020

This is the fourth year that Recorded Future has asked me to write up my predictions for where ransomware is headed in the coming year. Trying to predict the future…

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Security Primer – Ransomware

Throughout 2019, state, local, tribal, and territorial (SLTT) government entities are increasingly encountering ransomware attacks resulting in significant network downtime, delayed services to constituents, and costly remediation efforts. As of…

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Ransomware & the US Public Sector Whitepaper

Ransomware, which the US Department of Justice has defined as any “form of malware that targets your critical data and systems for the purpose of extortion,” has dominated headlines in…

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CISA Insights: Ransomware Outbreak

Ransomware has rapidly emerged as the most visible cybersecurity risk playing out across our nation’s networks, locking up private sector organizations and government agencies alike. And that’s only what we’re…

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