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8 ways to reduce your Mean Time to Resolution (MTTR)

Business Insights

July 10, 2024

When a potential threat emerges, organizations must act quickly. Yet despite this urgency, response times often lag, leaving systems vulnerable to attacks. Globally, 75% of organizations take longer than 24 hours to respond to a vulnerability disclosure, according to Intigriti research. The conseque

Six must-know ethical hacking facts and stats for businesses

Business Insights

July 3, 2024

The role of ethical hackers in cybersecurity teams has become more crucial than ever. With the increasing complexity and frequency of cyber threats, organizations must adopt proactive measures to protect their digital assets and infrastructure. Ethical hackers provide invaluable insights into potent

How to build a top-class cybersecurity team—and when to outsource 

Business Insights

June 27, 2024

Ask any cybersecurity leader what keeps them awake at night, and they’ll likely tell you it’s the thought of falling victim to a cyberattack. Indeed, cyberattacks are a significant concern for most leaders, with the potential to compromise data, disrupt operations, and cause substantial reputational

Vulnerability assessment reporting: A guide for cybersecurity professionals

Business Insights

June 26, 2024

Vulnerability assessment reporting is a must-have for organizations looking to secure their IT systems and sensitive data. By identifying vulnerabilities in their infrastructure, companies can develop strong strategies to reduce the chances of being targeted by cybercriminals.  In this article, we b

Bug bounty vs penetration testing: The costs, scope, and methodologies 

Business Insights

June 12, 2024

As cyber threats evolve, organizations must proactively detect and address security vulnerabilities before malicious actors can exploit them. This ongoing battle against potential breaches is vital for safeguarding information and protecting a company’s reputation and operational continuity.  Two pr

Cybersecurity: Why ROI isn’t always a meaningful metric

Business Insights

June 4, 2024

Cybersecurity investments are crucial for businesses of all sizes, but determining the return on investment (ROI) of these investments can be complex. Conventional ROI methodologies often fail to encompass the complete value of cybersecurity measures, resulting in a distorted view of their efficacy.

The critical role of vulnerability disclosure policies (VDP) in cybersecurity 

Business Insights

May 28, 2024

Cybercrime is projected to cost global enterprises a staggering $10.5 trillion annually by 2025, meaning the importance of robust cybersecurity measures cannot be overstated. To enhance organizational security postures, having a vulnerability disclosure policy (VDP) in place is fundamental.  In this

Triage: The not-so-secret hack to impactful bug bounty programs 

Business Insights

May 23, 2024

At the core of every thriving bug bounty platform lies its triage team. These teams evaluate vulnerability reports, deciding on escalation and prioritization. Moreover, they ensure all the vital information reaches the relevant people promptly. Think about the operator you’d speak to when calling em

Innovation through collaboration: the mutual benefits of bug bounty programs  

Business Insights

May 22, 2024

Bug bounty programs are a pivotal tool in the cybersecurity landscape, offering a win-win situation for organizations looking to boost their security posture. But they also provide a vital source of income for many infosec professionals around the globe.   In this blog post, we’ll highlight how bug

Service-level agreements in cybersecurity: Everything you need to know  

Business Insights

May 8, 2024

To stay on top of relevant and emerging threats, CISOs must adjust and refine their cybersecurity strategies to address the rising challenge of attack surface expansion. As a result, organizations increasingly use service-level agreements (SLAs) to ensure their security providers meet their needs an

Unveiling the 5 hidden costs of a cyberattack 

Business Insights

April 26, 2024

Recent years have witnessed a dramatic surge in cyberattacks, with both the frequency and sophistication of attacks reaching unprecedented levels. Cybercrime is anticipated to cost companies all over the globe an estimated $10.5 trillion annually by 2025, and IoT attacks alone are expected to double

How transport and logistics businesses can strengthen their cyber defenses

Business Insights

April 22, 2024

The transport and logistics (T&L) industry is a crucial player in today’s interconnected world, enabling the seamless movement of goods across long distances with exceptional efficiency.   However, this very efficiency has also made the industry a prime target for cyber attacks. As T&L companies rel

Bug bounty ROI: Can investing in crowdsourced security help mitigate costly security breaches? 

Business Insights

April 12, 2024

Factoring in whether to allocate resources for a bug bounty program in your annual cybersecurity budget can be a challenging decision. In comparison to alternative strategies, bug bounty programs offer a proactive approach to bolstering digital defenses. However, assessing the true return on investm

Building a case for bug bounty programs: Addressing corporate concerns 

Business Insights

April 3, 2024

Bug bounty programs have emerged as a powerful tool in the cybersecurity arsenal, empowering organizations to proactively identify and resolve vulnerabilities before they can be exploited. Despite this, internal concerns around financial implications, legal complexities, data security risks, and cul

Revolutionizing healthcare security: moving beyond pentesting 

Business Insights

March 25, 2024

The healthcare sector remains a prime target for cybercriminals, with 90% of healthcare institutions experiencing at least one security breach in the last few years. And the fallout can be huge.   In 2023, the average cost of a data breach across all sectors was $4.45 million. However, the average c

Why SaaS businesses need to rethink their penetration testing approach

Business Insights

March 18, 2024

Every year, companies increasingly rely on software-as-a-service platforms (SaaS) to handle a variety of tasks, such as website analysis, accounting, payroll, and email automation. Reliance on SaaS is unavoidable. But it introduces risks and security issues, making security testing even more busines

Modernizing pentesting: strategies for leisure and hospitality

Business Insights

March 11, 2024

Technology is changing how the leisure and hospitality industry works as it becomes more reliant on Internet of Things (IoT) devices. But with new technologies comes new threats. These devices can be vulnerable to attacks and can provide a gateway for malicious actors to access sensitive guest data.

Why annual penetration testing for the media industry must evolve

Business Insights

March 6, 2024

The media industry is a major target for cyberattacks. With the constant evolution of technology, cybercriminals are developing increasingly sophisticated methods to exploit vulnerabilities and compromise systems. Traditional security measures, such as annual penetration tests, are no longer suffici

Pentesting in the financial services industry: adapting to changing threats

Business Insights

February 26, 2024

Cybercriminals frequently target the financial services sector due to the abundance of confidential client information it carries. These attacks can be highly damaging, leading to monetary losses, harm to reputation, and damage to customer confidence. It is imperative for financial organizations to

Security testing for eCommerce websites and retailers 

Business Insights

February 19, 2024

Security testing for eCommerce websites has become indispensable for online retailers, as it plays a vital role in safeguarding customer data, financial information, and brand reputation. The process involves evaluating and testing the security measures implemented by retailers, aiming to identify v