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Crypsis is sponsoring booths at two upcoming events in Austin

Security. Risk. 2018, October 18-19, Booth 416.

PowerShell and Malicious O365 Email Rules

~ by Britton Manahan Introduction Everyday more and more companies are taking advantage of the benefits offered by cloud-based solutions. Security for these different cloud services is often misunderstood, and threat actors have taken notice. One of the most common cloud offerings is Office 365 (O36...

Hope to See You in Santa Monica

One of the leading series of networking events for the cyber risk industry, NetDiligence conferences are attended by hundreds of cyber liability insurance, legal/regulatory and security/privacy technology leaders from all over the world.  The next event will be in Santa Monica, CA, on October 1-3.  ...

What We're Reading for August 2018

Lastline, the security solutions company, has a report on malware attacking the banking and finance industry.  Lastline analyzed all threats targeting finance departments and financial services companies over a recent 30-day period.  The analysis found that the average number of malicious files foun...

Of Note @ Crypsis ...

It’s that time of year again – time for the 26th edition of DEF CON, the world’s premier gathering of security professionals and others with an interest in all things hackable.  Last year, more than 22,000 people attended. This year’s event is scheduled for August 9-12, 2018, at Caesar’s Palace and ...

Beware of the Office 365 Compromise

There’s an old saying that a bad day fishing is better than a good day doing anything else. Many cyber thieves might agree that applies to phishing, as well, particularly if they put some extra effort into their endeavor.

Counter-Punching Anti-Debugging Methods with WinAppDbg and Python - Part 1

~ by Britton Manahan Introduction Advanced dynamic malware analysis through debugging can unlock invaluable insights into an unknown binary. However, sophisticated malware authors aren’t going to simply allow their programs to hand over their secrets to a debugger. Many of the anti-debugging techniq...

Are you Ready for GDPR?

Read about what Crypsis can do to help you prepare. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a European Union regulation on data protection and privacy for all individuals within the EU’s 28-member countries. When it goes into effect on May 25, 2018, it will require companies that collect pe...

What We're Reading for May 2018

Meanwhile, Verizon’s 2018 Data Breach Investigations Report is available.  In addition to updated stats on where and how security incidents are happening, the report indicates that the security processes and technologies put in place are proving their value. The challenge is that now there is so muc...

Of Note @ Crypsis ...

The Crypsis Group is expanding the senior ranks of our Los Angeles office with the addition of Matt Armstrong as principal consultant. Matt comes to us from the L.A. office of cyber security firm Stroz Friedberg, where he served for five years leading teams of consultants on digital forensic investi...