AT&T Cybersecurity

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Jul 22, 2021   |  By Devin Partida
Fraudulent phone calls have been an issue for years, and they’re becoming more common. According to a recent report from Truecaller, 59.49 million Americans lost money to scam calls in the past year, costing $29.8 billion. These threats have risen in both number and cost, and businesses can’t afford to ignore this trend. Small and medium-sized businesses are popular targets for fraud, as they often have less security.
Jul 21, 2021   |  By Brandi Timmerman
We are pleased to announce that we have expanded our training offerings with the addition of a brand-new AT&T Cybersecurity Training (ACT) learning portal, which is part of AT&T Cybersecurity Training-as-a-Service.
Jul 20, 2021   |  By Bindu Sundaresan
Our current global landscape is testing resiliency. As organizations continue to shift to a remote work business model, the rush to digitally transform has created new and heightened cyber risk concerns. Protecting these digital connections needs to stay top of mind for leaders looking to help their organizations adapt to these changes while continuing to innovate. In this blog, we will look to set the cyberscene and focus on a security first mindset.
Jul 14, 2021   |  By Upasna Saluja
Security metrics are vital for you as a security leader to track the progress of your security program and have effective risk-focused conversations with business and operations stakeholders. Security metrics pave the way for security initiatives, facilitate resource, help communicate resource allocation and help communicate results with relevant stakeholders throughout the organization.
Jul 13, 2021   |  By Robert Brandl
Ecommerce is a popular business model. Many people are getting into this business and looking for ways to secure early retirement from typical 9 to 5 jobs. With the right ideas and execution, there is a good chance that this will happen, but making it in eCommerce isn’t that easy as it was in the past. Yes, there are more options than ever in terms of delivery, logistics, storage, and creating an online store.
Jul 12, 2021   |  By James Prince
As the world is starting to move out of lockdown, businesses are moving some of their workforce back into the office environment. Whilst their focus may be on the logistics of this and making the office environment ‘Covid-Safe’ for their employees, they also need to be cognisant of the potential security challenges facing them.
Jul 7, 2021   |  By Mark Stone
The reason why ransomware is more rampant today is simple: it’s lucrative for hackers. As high-profile examples of ransomware continue to skyrocket concerning the amount of ransom paid, hackers will only continue to pursue it as a strategy.
Jul 7, 2021   |  By Rupesh Chokshi
Photo by Katie Moum on Unsplash In May, after many months of dedicated effort, our compliance team received word that a U.S. Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) moderate certification was granted for the AT&T Threat Detection and Response for Government solution. FedRAMP is a program coordinated by the US General Services Administration and the Department of Homeland Defense that inspects cloud-based solutions for compliance with 325 distinct security controls.
Jul 6, 2021   |  By Theodoros Karasavvas
Lethal unauthorized code injections like XXS (cross site scripting) attacks are some of the most dynamic cyber-attacks. They are often very difficult to detect and can result in credit card theft, fraud, and endpoint data breaches, having a huge impact on small to medium sized businesses. In a recent AT&T cybersecurity survey, 88% of respondents reported that they had experienced at least one security incident within the past year.
Jul 6, 2021   |  By Fernando Martinez
AT&T Alien Labs™ has observed new activity that has been attributed to the Lazarus adversary group potentially targeting engineering job candidates and/or employees in classified engineering roles within the U.S. and Europe. This assessment is based on malicious documents believed to have been delivered by Lazarus during the last few months (spring 2021). However, historical analysis shows the lures used in this campaign to be in line with others used to target these groups.
Dec 14, 2020   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Learn how AT&T Cybersecurity Consultants, AT&T Managed Security Services and AT&T Alien Labs, our global threat intelligence unit, can help make it safer for your business to innovate.
Jun 7, 2019   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Keep your business safe with by diagnosing the digital health of your business. Identify vulnerabilities and weaknesses before they become problems.
Apr 23, 2019   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
This workplace scenario skit shows how easy it is for an employee’s credentials to be compromised, and how AT&T Cybersecurity can help.
Mar 27, 2019   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Executives of AT&T Cybersecurity discuss the impact the new business unit will have on both existing customers and the cybersecurity industry.
Dec 20, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Discover the power of the unified security platform approach to security at AlienVault® in this brief 10-minute introduction video.
Sep 6, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
AlienVault USM simplifies threat detection and analysis. Our unified platform includes pre-integrated tools combined with up-to-the-minute threat intelligence and delivers an easy, effective way to accelerate your threat detection and response. Additionally, our Kill Chain Taxonomy allows you to focus your attention on the most important threats, with attacks classified into five categories and contextual information to help you understand attack intent and threat severity quickly.
Aug 22, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Russ Spitler, AlienVault SVP of Product, discusses how to effectively leverage crowd-sourced threat intelligence in detecting and responding to security threats.
Jul 30, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
In this 2-minute video, AlienVault's Javvad Malik explains why endpoint detection and response (EDR) is an essential part of a robust security and compliance program. AlienVault USM Anywhere includes EDR capabilities as part of the Unified Security Management (USM) platform.
Jul 27, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
This short video discusses the IT challenges SMB and mid-market organizations face in combating cybersecurity. Listen to the benefits of outsourcing your security monitoring to a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) for threat detection, response and compliance.
Jul 10, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
AlienVault VP of Global Channels Mike LaPeters talks to ISMG about the industry skills shortage and how MSSPs can help companies react and respond to security threats.
Oct 22, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Phenomenal security. Phenomenal partnership. At AlienVault, we understand that customers rely on your expertise to deliver world-class security solutions specifically designed to protect their unique business. We also know that vetting partnerships opportunities with security vendors is a critical component to delivering those outcomes.
Oct 22, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
The Insider's Guide to Incident Response gives you an in-depth look at the fundamental strategies of efficient and effective incident response for security teams that need to do more with less in today's rapidly changing threat landscape.
Oct 1, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
As organizations around the world shift their workloads to Amazon Web Services (AWS) and other popular cloud infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) providers, concerns about cloud security continue to rise. According to a 2018 Cloud Security Report from Cybersecurity Insiders, 91% of respondents are concerned about cloud security, an increase of 11% over last year's report.
Oct 1, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Get All 5 Chapters of AlienVault's How to Build a Security Operations Center (On a Budget) in 1 eBook! You'll get an in-depth look at how organizations with limited resources can set up a successful operations center for monitoring, detecting, containing, and remediating IT threats across applications, devices, systems, networks, and locations.
Sep 1, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Criminal organizations and hackers increasingly perceive regional banks and credit unions as attractive targets. That's why we've created this primer-to help IT managers and executives at financial organizations understand not just the top threats they're facing, but also what they can do to fend them off.
Aug 1, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
This whitepaper provides an overview of Open Source IDS and the various IDS tools available today. Whether you need to monitor hosts or the networks connecting them to identify the latest threats, these are some of the best open source intrusion detection (IDS) tools available to you.
Jul 1, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
With so many open source tools available to help with network security, it can be tricky to figure out where to start, especially if you are an IT generalist who has been tasked with security.

AT&T Cybersecurity has simplified the way organizations detect and respond to today’s ever evolving threat landscape. Our unique and award-winning approach, trusted by thousands of customers, combines the essential security controls of our all-in-one platform, AlienVault Unified Security Management, with the power of AlienVault’s Open Threat Exchange, the world’s largest crowd-sourced threat intelligence community, making effective and affordable threat detection attainable for resource-constrained IT teams.

AlienVault® USM Anywhere™ accelerates and centralizes threat detection, incident response, and compliance management for your cloud, on-premises, and hybrid environments. USM Anywhere includes purpose-built cloud sensors that natively monitor your Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure cloud environments, and cloud applications like Office 365. On premises, lightweight virtual sensors run on Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware ESXi to monitor your virtual private cloud and physical IT infrastructure.

With USM Anywhere, you can rapidly deploy sensors into your cloud and on-premises environments while centrally managing data collection, security analysis, and threat detection from the AlienVault Secure Cloud.