Let's take a look at AGAT's reg-tech product today: Real-Time Audio DLP for Microsoft Teams. Many users are already used to dealing with DLP (Data Leak Prevention) policies when using UC (unified communications) software such as Skype for Business, Microsoft Teams, WebEx, Slack, etc.
An investigation by 17 media organizations around the world has revealed that authoritarian governments, criminal and terrorist organizations have targeted executives, human rights activists, journalists, academics, and government officials for years. While there has been heavy speculation around this being the case, a data leak of more than 50,000 phone numbers revealed a list of identified persons of interest by clients of NSO since 2016.
In our last article, we talked about behavior-based security, a whole new approach to answer today’s security challenges by preventing an attack before it even happens. This may have seemed outlandish even a few years ago but is now a reality thanks to progress made in areas like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and Big Data technologies, providing the tremendous computational power required to finally get in front of an attack.
Traditional antivirus software is no longer enough to protect against today’s cyber-attacks. In our hyperconnected world, it only takes one wrong click to propagate to thousands of machines, evidenced by the WannaCry attack that infected roughly 230k machines in 150 countries after day one.
The attacks on the world’s largest meat supplier, JBS, from May 30, 2021, took place by theRansomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) group REvil (also known as Sodin/Sodinokibi), the FBI informed. Such attacks could endanger the global food supply chain, and show the vulnerable state of critical infrastructure worldwide.
Increased availability and adoption of 5G technology means a more connected world, which in turn means more users with a greater variety of devices. While this means that IT security teams will have more to manage, many of the leading security vendors have been planning for 5G for years.