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As a security researcher at XM Cyber, designing core product support for MacOS was one of my goals last year. Designing this support meant researching MacOS’s attack surface with a focus on creating the greatest impact for our current and future clients. As I began my research, I noticed that, as opposed to my initial […]
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Mit XM Cyber gehören kostspielige Penetration Tests von Drittfirmen der Vergangenheit an. Sie sind ab sofort Ihr eigener Hacker und stellen anhand eigener wie auch mit vordefinierten Playbooks Ihre Angriffssimulation zusammen und lassen diese intern durchspielen. Webinar am 23.Februar 2021 10:00-11:00 in Zurich (GMT+1) Die automatisch generierten Reports informieren Sie im Anschluss ĂĽber gefunden Schwachstellen und […]
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Les tests de pĂ©nĂ©tration coĂ»teux effectuĂ©s par des sociĂ©tĂ©s tierces appartiennent au passĂ© grâce Ă  XM Cyber vous devenez votre propre hacker afin de dĂ©couvrir quelles sont vos failles de sĂ©curitĂ©. Webinaire le 23 fĂ©vrier 2021 14h00-15h00 in Zurich (GMT+1) XM Cyber vous permet d’utiliser vos propres Playbooks prĂ©dĂ©finis pour former votre simulation d’attaque et l’exĂ©cuter […]
When you have something of value, the question of how to best protect it is never far from your mind. For today’s enterprises, few things are more valuable than the data they hold and manage. Keeping that precious information safe requires constant vigilance. One of the best ways to think about this is through the […]
Office 365 is Microsoft Office software as a service. Moving into the cloud opens new attack surface vectors. This eventually allows the attacker to gain access to sensitive data stored on emails, drives, SharePoint sites, and more. Gaining the initial foothold can be achieved from multiple techniques: Password Spraying Credentials stored on GitHub repositories / […]
XM Cyber is constantly striving to improve its products and help our clients better protect their most critical assets. As part of this mission, we needed to increase scalability. Ultimately, by migrating to Big Data and Stream Processing, we were able to realize this objective, overcome some challenges — and learn some useful information that […]
Humans have always been intrigued by paradoxes and puzzles. The ancient Greeks, from Plato to Plutarch, debated whether if you replaced every plank of a wooden ship with a new plank, would it still be the same ship? Let’s take another puzzle that sometimes gets raised in today’s culture: If everyone is beautiful, is anyone […]
Cloud services are booming and adoption continues unabated. That’s a good thing, given that the efficiencies that are attached to cloud computing can unlock value and scalability and make organizations more competitive. There is one significant caveat, however: All of this growth and adoption has created extraordinary complexity and increased risk. Many infrastructure providers offer […]
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The “New Year’s blog” is an established — if not exactly cherished — tradition in business communication. It’s an opportunity to reflect on the past year and prepare for what lies ahead. This year, however, we at XM Cyber want to get an early jump on our thoughts on cybersecurity for 2021. The latest research […]
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Should We Prioritize Detection or Prevention? The XM Factor Is Needed. In 1736, Benjamin Franklin famously advised fire-threatened Philadelphians that “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” When considering the recent SolarWinds SUNBURST backdoor attack, which impacted a reported 18,000 United States government agencies and myriad large global corporations, this proverb holds […]