"Cyber criminals are targeting organizations with advanced threats and attacks designed to siphon off valuable corporate IP and regulated information, deny online services to millions of users and damage brand reputation," said Don Gray, chief security strategist, Solutionary. "The Solutionary GTIR provides actionable intelligence and strategic recommendations that will allow readers to make smart decisions, strengthen their organizations' cyber defenses and maximize the value of their security programs."
In addition to the aforementioned information, the Solutionary GTIR provides a number of notable sections:
•Security Self-Assessment -- Developed by SERT, the assessment allows security and risk professionals to rank their cyber-security posture based on multiple criteria. Rankings will allow organizations to determine their cyber-security strengths and weaknesses. To take the survey, visit: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/1180478/Solutionary-Security-Self-Assessment-Survey
•The Future -- With in-depth insights into the global threat landscape, Solutionary provides a predictive look at how malware authors will continue to evade anti-virus software, how attackers will hone in on custom Web applications and how exploit kits will evolve in an accelerated and more efficient manner.
•Actionable Threat Intelligence -- In the "Getting the Most from Threat Intelligence" section, SERT details how organizations can and should use threat intelligence to make decisions and take actions that will reduce overall security risks.
"This report provides a wide range of threat information, with analysis, intelligence and defense guidance focused on high-priority security issues, including malware, advanced threats, BYOD, Distributed Denial of Service Attacks (DDoS), exploit kits and cloud security," said Rob Kraus, director of research, SERT. "The findings are based on a year's worth of research conducted by our team of security experts, who are on the front lines of modern-day cyber-threat battles."
•To access the full report, visit: http://go.solutionary.com/GTIR.html •To register for a webinar with an in-depth review of the findings from the GTIR, visit: http://www.solutionary.com/index/intelligence-center/webinars.php •Read the Solutionary Minds Blog for current SERT threat intelligence: http://blog.solutionary.com/ •Follow Solutionary on Twitter: @Solutionary
Solutionary SERT (Security Engineering Research Team ) is comprised of dedicated, experienced IT security engineers who assess and research the global information security threat landscape on a 24/7 basis. These expert, certified engineers turn their research into actionable intelligence Solutionary uses to protect its managed security services clients against threats, compromises and data breaches through the ActiveGuard services platform, malware analysis and incident response services. SERT researchers perform in-depth security research into current and emerging threats to evaluate potential impact and to develop mitigating controls.
Solutionary is the leading pure-play managed security service provider (MSSP), focused on delivering managed security services and global threat intelligence. Comprehensive Solutionary security monitoring and security device management services protect traditional and virtual IT infrastructures, cloud environments and mobile data. Solutionary clients are able to optimize current security programs, make informed security decisions, achieve regulatory compliance and reduce costs. The patented, cloud-based ActiveGuard® service platform uses multiple detection technologies and advanced analytics to protect against advanced threats. The Solutionary Security Engineering Research Team (SERT) researches the global threat landscape, providing actionable threat intelligence, enhanced threat detection and mitigating controls. Experienced, certified Solutionary security experts act as an extension of clients' internal teams, providing industry-leading client service to global enterprise and mid-market clients in a wide range of industries, including financial services, healthcare, retail and government. Services are delivered 24/7 through multiple state-of-the-art Security Operations Centers (SOCs).
For more information, visit www.solutionary.com.
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