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Upcoming Webinar: Using SIEM to Protect Against Top Cybersecurity Threats 200 200 Andrew Hay

Upcoming Webinar: Using SIEM to Protect Against Top Cybersecurity Threats

There are countless ways that businesses can make it easier for a threat actor to find their way in undetected – and the onus is on security to stop, detect and prevent the attacker from getting in the first place. This is where SIEM can enable business, and ensure that aggregated and analyzed data and…

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Announcing Additional Lares Office Hours 1080 721 Andrew Hay

Announcing Additional Lares Office Hours

  Due to the success of our past office hours sessions, we’ve decided to extend the practice to a weekly 1hr meeting every Thursday at 12 pm EDT for the foreseeable future. Drop-in and chat with our red teamers, application security testers, and executive team about anything on your mind. Treat it like free consulting…

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Upcoming Webinar: Purple Teaming with ATT&CK 300 300 Andrew Hay

Upcoming Webinar: Purple Teaming with ATT&CK

  Join us on May 6th to learn how can teams come together on both offense and defense to outmatch the highest priority threats. This open and frank discussion featuring experts at VMware Carbon Black and Lares will cover how to cut through the noise so you can direct your prevention, detection, and response toward…

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The Sextortion Hoax Economy Has a Pulse 2048 1152 Mark Arnold

The Sextortion Hoax Economy Has a Pulse

  Sextortion Attempt in My Inbox The sextortion hoax economy has a pulse. On Easter, during our modified annual family gathering and carefully coordinated and socially-distanced egg hunts with neighbors and friends, I received a sextortion phish. Its contents gave me pause. A scammer was seeking to trash my reputation online if I did not…

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Article: Pen-Test Results Hint at Improvements in Enterprise Security 1090 728 Andrew Hay

Article: Pen-Test Results Hint at Improvements in Enterprise Security

In a recent DarkReading interview by Jai Vijayan, Lares CEO Chris Nickerson provided insight into how organizations are making it more difficult for attackers to succeed. From the article: “I won’t say that the days of ‘point, click, and exploit’ are over, but they sure are rare,” says Chris Nickerson, CEO at pen-testing firm Lares.…

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Credit Union Morning Coffee – Week of April 20, 2020 1328 740 Andrew Hay

Credit Union Morning Coffee – Week of April 20, 2020

Welcome to the Lares Credit Union Solutions Credit Union Morning Coffee informative video for the week of April 20, 2020. This video provides Credit Union executives, IT staff, and security analysts with the news they need to begin their week over their first cup of coffee on Monday morning – all in about 60 seconds.…

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Credit Union Morning Coffee – Week of April 13, 2020 1328 740 Andrew Hay

Credit Union Morning Coffee – Week of April 13, 2020

Welcome to the Lares Credit Union Solutions Credit Union Morning Coffee informative video for the week of April 13, 2020. This video provides Credit Union executives, IT staff, and security analysts with the news they need to begin their week over their first cup of coffee on Monday morning – all in about 60 seconds.…

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Webinar: What Credit Unions Need to Know About Online Meeting Security 1090 687 Andrew Hay

Webinar: What Credit Unions Need to Know About Online Meeting Security

  Webinar Title: What Credit Unions Need to Know About Online Meeting Security Date & Time: Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 11:00am EDT – 12:00pm EDT Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1669304248145757195 Cost: Free Abstract: Most credit unions have turned to online meeting software such as Zoom, Google Hangouts, WebEx, and GoToMeeting to communicate with staff during the COVID-19…

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Lares Leaders Included in Tribe of Hackers: Security Leaders Edition 245 346 Mark Arnold

Lares Leaders Included in Tribe of Hackers: Security Leaders Edition

  We are pleased to announce that Lares team members, Andrew Hay and me (Mark Arnold), appear in the Tribe of Hackers (ToH) Security Leaders edition, the 3rd in the series ToH books. The newest release has already received acclaim and reception by noted reviewers, including Ben Rothke’s Book of the Month Review for the…

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Ransomware Olive Branches 1090 714 Mark Arnold

Ransomware Olive Branches

Not so, Naughty? Have bad actors had a change of heart? While most ransomware operators continue their relentless attacks against operators to target healthcare organizations during the pandemic, a handful of threat actors are extending an olive branch to hospitals and workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 crisis. Staffers at BleepingComputer, who reached out…

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