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May 21, 2021   |  By Octiga
As part of the 2021 MSP 500 project, CRN asked MSPs to describe their most significant challenges for 2021. Their answers ranged from 'finding and hiring highly trained new employees' to 'fulfilling clients' sophisticated IT security needs whilst sustaining business in the saturated MSP market.' In 2021 the cybersecurity threats have taken different shades and have compelled the MSPs to refine and increase their security offering to stay relevant and thriving in the market.
Mar 16, 2021   |  By Octiga
‍With more than a decade long history of businesses adopting cloud computing, less than one-third of the enterprises have a documented cloud strategy as per Gartner's estimation. Despite the increased migration to cloud security, we discussed the top cloud security risks that security experts are afraid of today.
Mar 8, 2021   |  By Octiga
(Guest Blog) For decades, companies have relied on perimeter protection solutions to restrict their digital resources. These included passwords to authenticate users, intrusion detection systems and firewalls. With time, passwords became inadequate in preventing unauthorized access, and most shifted to two-factor authentication systems like one-time SMS codes or tokens. This change significantly enhanced security, but the approach only focused on securing the perimeter.
Feb 24, 2021   |  By Octiga
(Guest Post) There is no worse feeling than the heartache you get after recording your child’s milestones, only for the mobile phone to start warning that the internal storage is running low. Or maybe you cannot function without music, and you have been downloading so many songs that both your internal storage and memory card are full. Most people would rush to delete some of the songs, but you should not have to decide between two of your favourite artists because you are not one of them.
Feb 11, 2021   |  By Octiga
The global managed security services market was valued at $19.4 billion in 2017 and is forecast to reach $46.1 billion by 2023 at a CAGR of 14.9%. There has been an upward trend seen in the need for threat-intelligence by several sectors today. Due to an increased requirement to fight against the advanced threat landscape, customers today expect managed IT service providers and MSPs to adopt advanced security technologies to detect better and anticipate potential threats well in time.
Feb 4, 2021   |  By Octiga
According to research by Spanning Cloud, a lack of expertise is one of the most significant issues with the company's Office 365 security and compliance strategy. When referring to Microsoft Office 365 security pain points, it is necessary to understand that the lack of security features in Office 365 is not the issue. The learning curve that follows with these features, is.
Jan 27, 2021   |  By Octiga
Being in cybersecurity line of business and being aware of the issues faced by multiple small to mid-sized businesses, we often come across various jargon which may be unclear to some. One of the most common questions for SMEs is should they focus on cloud security or network security. It is hard for SMEs to prioritise their security budget and find affordability with security. To make an informed decision, it’s important to understand the options.
Jan 20, 2021   |  By Octiga
With one in three SMEs adopting cloud-first strategy more than ever, cybersecurity concerns have only grown exponentially. In the wake of the pandemic, nearly 95% of cybersecurity professionals have shown concerns regarding public cloud security. Microsoft Office 365 is at the heart of most small to mid-sized businesses. Combined with a rapid cloud adoption rate, security concerns are not far behind.
Jan 11, 2021   |  By Octiga
A Q3 Report by Risk Based Security on data breaches in 2020 showed that by the end of Q2, 2020 was already considered as the worst year in terms of data exposed. To add a cherry on the top, in Q3, a total of six breaches together accounted for approximately 8 billion exposed records. The pandemic further made the health sector most vulnerable to data breaches. No surprises there!
Dec 22, 2020   |  By Octiga
Ever heard of AZORult? Sounds like some nerdy stuff. I am not gonna lie, it slightly is! It is a trojan that steals various data including login credentials, browser history, cookies, and more. The history of AZORult is well known by those in the cyber security industry. AZORult was initially discovered back in 2016. As the years passed, we saw some of its ongoing malicious attacks.
May 29, 2021   |  By Octiga
Quickly Identify Mailbox or Configuration Risks in Office 365 and remediate them in a single click
May 25, 2021   |  By Octiga
Octiga All in one Office 365 Security Allows you to Setup, Monitor and remediate Security Posture while also detecting Breaches.
May 25, 2021   |  By Octiga
Respond to Risky Events with in depth security info
May 25, 2021   |  By Octiga
Prevent, Detect, Alert, Remediate. Both Posture and Breaches
Nov 4, 2020   |  By Octiga
Do you need to better secure your organisation, your employees and your data? Then start with Office 365. 365 is the backbone of your business (communications, sharing, storage) yet it exposes the largest risk surface. Securing 365 can be complex and time-consuming. Let us demystify it, get you secured easily and quickly, whilst saving time and money.
Jun 16, 2021   |  By Octiga
10 Steps to Avoid Breaches and Data Leaks in Office 365.

Octiga is a true SaaS solution, born in cloud. It helps you identify security risks and guides you to properly configure your security posture. Our services alert you to suspicious incidents as they occur as well as risky configurations in your Microsoft Office 365 tenant. Our affordable, automated and effortless cyber security monitoring and auditing services are designed by cybersecurity experts with many years of industry experience.

Octiga’s intelligent algorithm looks out for risks in real-time to provide you with instant notification and remediation solutions. Our product is fully cloud-based and simply requires an online sign in using your Microsoft 365 account. From there, you can use the following features to complete your security journey.

  • Prevent: This feature benefits anyone who is responsible for Office 365 security configuration and remediation. Octiga tailors the security configurations to fit an organisation’s unique usage and compliance needs. Its guided wizard ensures that each user is able to automate the configurations in a streamlined and hassle-free way. Octiga’s Office 365 multi-tenant administration scans your entire Office 365 instance, highlights issues and guides you through a series of best practices to achieve safe and secure operation. It addresses not just safe configuration but also safe user account access and management, sharing, and all the other potential weaknesses that may have escaped your attention.
  • Detect: Octiga acts as a watchdog for risks and threats, looking over suspicious user activity and configuration changes round the clock. Our intelligent algorithms, in conjunction with updated third-party security information, detects risks in real-time. It also alerts users at the right time and allows a timely remediation of incidents and breaches.
  • Recover: This feature works efficiently for those responsible for identifying incidents and breaches in your Office 365 tenant and for compiling an accurate incident audit. It is capable of fetching historical data for both new as well as existing tenants. It transfers full remediation control over to the users by offering them a single dashboard that has options for disabling user rules, access protocols and authorisation in a few simple clicks. It also offers an option for further fortification to prevent repeat compromise.

A Game Changer for Managed Office 365 Clients: