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2019 Cybersecurity Prediction: The Rise of the MSSP

Posted by Rick Costanzo on January 17, 2019

The start of a new year affords the opportunity to not only reflect on the past but also plan for the future. 

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Topics: Security Analysts, MSSP

3 Questions Marriott Could Have Asked To Avoid A Breach

Posted by Rick Costanzo on November 30, 2018

To say that this latest disclosure of a breach involving sensitive customer data  (passport
numbers, credit card details etc...) is regrettable seems vastly understated. It shines a light on what critical steps companies should take in protecting their valuable
data. 

Here are 3 key questions that every organization should ask themselves on a regular and ongoing basis due to the rapidly changing nature of today's computing environments: 

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Topics: Cybersecurity, Breach

Cloud Security — Role of Artificial Intelligence

Posted by RANK Software on June 1, 2018

Cloud — Adoption on the rise, Security Concerns remain

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Topics: Azure, Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning

Detecting Ransomware via Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Posted by RANK Software on May 18, 2017

Last week’s unprecedented spread of WannaCry Ransomware again brought attention to the limitation of traditional technologies and processes in detecting and responding to ever increasing Cyberthreats. Many blogs and articles appropriately focus on the need for every machine to be on the latest version and patches for software, with a validated backup & disaster recovery plan.

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Topics: Anomaly Detection, Machine Learning, Cybersecurity, Wannacry, Big Data

Lockheed Martin Canada partners with RANK Software

Posted by RANK Software on February 7, 2017

It is with great excitement that we announce RANK’s partnership with Lockheed Martin Canada to create innovative cybersecurity solutions. The confidence placed by Lockheed Martin on our technology further reinforces our strong belief that Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence driven Behavioral Analytics is the fulcrum for helping Predict, Prevent and Defeat cyberattacks.

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Cybersecurity, lockhead martin, security

Why User Experience is as important as Machine Learning Models — yes, even in CyberSecurity

Posted by RANK Software on December 20, 2016

A lot is being done and written about the role of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in developing effective Cybersecurity solutions. However, the critical role that User Experience plays in driving a faster response is underplayed and underappreciated.

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Topics: user experience, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, security

Inspect those Network Packets

Posted by RANK Software on December 13, 2016

Inspect those Network Packets, relying on only logs for effective Security Analytics is not enough.

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Topics: network, logs, Cybersecurity, security, security analytics

RANK launches innovative Behavioral Analytics offering centered around the concept of Collaborative Discovery

Posted by RANK Software on October 6, 2016

In our continuing quest to leverage big data technology to add value to Security Analysts to combat cyber threats, RANK is excited to announce the launch of our User & Entity Behavior Analytics product as part of the VASA platform. Our latest release allows us to take a significant step towards answering the question

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Topics: vasa, ueba, Machine Learning, Cybersecurity, security

Collaborative Discovery in Cyber Security

Posted by RANK Software on September 28, 2016

Best of Man & Machine working in harmony to discover security vulnerabilities in an Enterprise

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Topics: ueba, collaborative discovery, Cybersecurity, security, behavioral analysis

Panama Leaks pales in comparison to Millions of Consumer information leaked regularly

Posted by RANK Software on May 4, 2016

It’s interesting to see global press focus on leakage of documents pertaining to few rich and super rich attempts at benefiting from the tax benefits at Panama.

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Topics: Cybersecurity, security