I’m proud to say that McAfee has received recognition from our customers with the 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for the Security Information and Event Management (SIEM). This is a recognition of high satisfaction from a number of reviews by verified end-user professionals. To ensure fair evaluation, Gartner maintains rigorous criteria for recognizing vendors ...
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Over the years, cybersecurity vendors have created a storm of complexity to defend devices and put the burden on one load-bearing support beam – the administrator.  The expansion of devices, operating systems, attack surfaces, and forms of attack have spawned a storm system on our devices:  a tsunami of clients, tornado of management consoles, and ...
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A new SANS 2018 Survey on Endpoint Protection and Response, co-sponsored by McAfee, reports that the top threats to organizations include web-based malware, social engineering and ransomware—all of which focus on user endpoints. So what does that mean when you are trying to protect an ever-changing attack surface?  The survey results point to three best ...
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This blog post was written by Nick Viney. Artificial intelligence, or simply AI, was merely a dream a number of years ago - now, not only are we seeing it become more common in our everyday lives, it’s beginning to be a very hot topic amongst businesses. Last year, the Boston Consulting Group and MIT Sloan ...
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Google announced in November last year that they planned to make changes to Chrome to improve stability of their browser, specifically by blocking third party applications from injecting code into Chrome’s processes1.  In July, with the release of Chrome 68, they will start to enforce this. While the logic behind this is understandable this does ...
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In 2016, Prime Therapeutics, an American pharmacy benefits management company, hired Jacob Walls to bolster data loss prevention across the enterprise. The company serves 22 Blue Cross Blue Shield health care plans and more than 27 million members nationwide, including one out of every six people covered through US public healthcare exchanges. Since Prime Therapeutics’ ...
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This blog post was written by Nick Viney. With more and more businesses offering employees the opportunity to work outside of the office, it's no surprise that IT departments are becoming increasingly nervous about the dangers of remote working. As this method of boosting staff morale becomes common, sensitive company data has the potential to ...
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Monitoring the Microsoft Azure virtual network Network Watcher is a native Azure service which provides performance monitoring and diagnostic services for Azure tenants. A plethora of logging and diagnostic data are available through Network Watcher which enable insights to your network performance and health. By combining the diagnostic and monitoring capabilities of Network Watcher with ...
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