AT&T Cybersecurity

San Mateo, CA, USA
May 4, 2021   |  By Rakesh Shah
Here at AT&T Cybersecurity, we feel strongly that security should fit into your business, not the other way around. We lower the friction security brings to day-to-day operations through automating the essential security operations such as detection and response. By integrating different security products together to form a consolidated security architecture, companies can be protected with less effort.
May 3, 2021   |  By Chris Mark
In 2020, the world was hit with an unexpected pandemic that changed much of life as many had come to know it. Virtually overnight, masks were required, employees were working remotely, children were home from school, and businesses were locked down to stop the spread of Covid19. In reading the news and social media the term “The New Normal” has taken front and center as the image that is being promoted.
Apr 29, 2021   |  By Silvana Carpineanu
It’s estimated that cyber crime will cost businesses as much as $45,000,000,000 by 2025. Each year, small businesses who haven’t put a cyber security plan in place are at the mercy of hackers who are using ever increasingly sophisticated methods to breach their network, compromise their data - and even hold the business to ransom.
Apr 28, 2021   |  By David Bisson
On December 8, 2020, Kubernetes released version 1.20—the third and final release of the popular container orchestration platform in 2020. Kubernetes noted in a blog post that the version contained 42 enhancements. Of those enhancements, 16 entered into alpha, while the remainder moved to beta or graduated to stable at 15 and 11, respectively.
Apr 27, 2021   |  By Zachary Curley
Despite what many advertisements and salespeople would like you to think, you don’t need to (and in many cases shouldn’t) spend a fortune on security tools to achieve a robust cybersecurity program. Some tools are essential, such as a ticketing tool or Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) system, but the best security programs are built off the employees that run the business.
Apr 26, 2021   |  By Devin Partida
For as long as businesses have used computers, cybersecurity has been crucial. Now, as modern business and data are becoming inseparable, it’s an absolute necessity. As companies start to recover from 2020 losses, they should consider investing in security updates. Cybercrime reached new heights in the past year, with internet crime reports rising 69.4% and costing more than $4.2 billion. Now that more companies are embracing digital services after the pandemic, this trend will likely continue.
Apr 23, 2021   |  By Kyle Chrzanowski
Many frameworks, standards, and regulations require organizations to have an IT Asset Management program in place. However, the understanding of what separates a mature Information System Inventory (ISI) from an IT Asset Inventory and the benefits realized from an ISI are generally less well understood. Naturally this may lead to a higher likelihood of deprioritizing an ISI in favor of what are viewed as more pressing security needs. Figure 1.
Apr 21, 2021   |  By Karoline Gore
Software as a service (SaaS) is one of the most important parts of the modern digital business. Unfortunately, when it comes to cybercrime, it can also be one of the weakest. The Cybersecurity newsletter, The Hacker News, have highlighted this in detail, noting interest from across the digital industry in addressing the holes created by misconfigured SaaS setups.
Apr 20, 2021   |  By Rupesh Chokshi
It’s tax time again. Typically, the deadline for federal tax filing in the United States is April 15, but this year the deadline has been extended to May 17, 2021. However, if you think your business will be receiving a refund, the IRS encourages you to file as early as possible. Filing taxes can be stressful. Adding to the potential stress is the increasing tax scams out there and the ongoing battle to keep your company data protected and secure.
Apr 19, 2021   |  By Bindu Sundaresan
Here are some insights from AVP, Cybersecurity Todd Waskelis as we discussed cybersecurity and application security in focus.
Dec 14, 2020   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Learn how AT&T Cybersecurity Consultants, AT&T Managed Security Services and AT&T Alien Labs, our global threat intelligence unit, can help make it safer for your business to innovate.
Jun 7, 2019   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Keep your business safe with by diagnosing the digital health of your business. Identify vulnerabilities and weaknesses before they become problems.
Apr 23, 2019   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
This workplace scenario skit shows how easy it is for an employee’s credentials to be compromised, and how AT&T Cybersecurity can help.
Mar 27, 2019   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Senior IT Security Engineer at Coupa explains how AT&T Cybersecurity and AlienVault bring efficiency to their security program.
Mar 27, 2019   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Executives of AT&T Cybersecurity discuss the impact the new business unit will have on both existing customers and the cybersecurity industry.
Dec 20, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Discover the power of the unified security platform approach to security at AlienVault® in this brief 10-minute introduction video.
Sep 6, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
AlienVault USM simplifies threat detection and analysis. Our unified platform includes pre-integrated tools combined with up-to-the-minute threat intelligence and delivers an easy, effective way to accelerate your threat detection and response. Additionally, our Kill Chain Taxonomy allows you to focus your attention on the most important threats, with attacks classified into five categories and contextual information to help you understand attack intent and threat severity quickly.
Aug 22, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Russ Spitler, AlienVault SVP of Product, discusses how to effectively leverage crowd-sourced threat intelligence in detecting and responding to security threats.
Jul 30, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
In this 2-minute video, AlienVault's Javvad Malik explains why endpoint detection and response (EDR) is an essential part of a robust security and compliance program. AlienVault USM Anywhere includes EDR capabilities as part of the Unified Security Management (USM) platform.
Jul 27, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
This short video discusses the IT challenges SMB and mid-market organizations face in combating cybersecurity. Listen to the benefits of outsourcing your security monitoring to a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) for threat detection, response and compliance.
Nov 6, 2020   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
As organizations transform with new business models and new technologies, they must also change the way they provide protection for their systems and processes from cyber risk. This includes rethinking how to better enable distributed and remote workers-a key component for innovation and growth-especially since organizations are witnessing how highly secure, tech-enabled remote workforces help maintain business continuity.
Oct 22, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Phenomenal security. Phenomenal partnership. At AlienVault, we understand that customers rely on your expertise to deliver world-class security solutions specifically designed to protect their unique business. We also know that vetting partnerships opportunities with security vendors is a critical component to delivering those outcomes.
Oct 22, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
The Insider's Guide to Incident Response gives you an in-depth look at the fundamental strategies of efficient and effective incident response for security teams that need to do more with less in today's rapidly changing threat landscape.
Oct 1, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
As organizations around the world shift their workloads to Amazon Web Services (AWS) and other popular cloud infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) providers, concerns about cloud security continue to rise. According to a 2018 Cloud Security Report from Cybersecurity Insiders, 91% of respondents are concerned about cloud security, an increase of 11% over last year's report.
Oct 1, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Get All 5 Chapters of AlienVault's How to Build a Security Operations Center (On a Budget) in 1 eBook! You'll get an in-depth look at how organizations with limited resources can set up a successful operations center for monitoring, detecting, containing, and remediating IT threats across applications, devices, systems, networks, and locations.
Sep 1, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
Criminal organizations and hackers increasingly perceive regional banks and credit unions as attractive targets. That's why we've created this primer-to help IT managers and executives at financial organizations understand not just the top threats they're facing, but also what they can do to fend them off.
Aug 1, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
This whitepaper provides an overview of Open Source IDS and the various IDS tools available today. Whether you need to monitor hosts or the networks connecting them to identify the latest threats, these are some of the best open source intrusion detection (IDS) tools available to you.
Jul 1, 2018   |  By AT&T Cybersecurity
With so many open source tools available to help with network security, it can be tricky to figure out where to start, especially if you are an IT generalist who has been tasked with security.

AT&T Cybersecurity has simplified the way organizations detect and respond to today’s ever evolving threat landscape. Our unique and award-winning approach, trusted by thousands of customers, combines the essential security controls of our all-in-one platform, AlienVault Unified Security Management, with the power of AlienVault’s Open Threat Exchange, the world’s largest crowd-sourced threat intelligence community, making effective and affordable threat detection attainable for resource-constrained IT teams.

AlienVault® USM Anywhere™ accelerates and centralizes threat detection, incident response, and compliance management for your cloud, on-premises, and hybrid environments. USM Anywhere includes purpose-built cloud sensors that natively monitor your Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure cloud environments, and cloud applications like Office 365. On premises, lightweight virtual sensors run on Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware ESXi to monitor your virtual private cloud and physical IT infrastructure.

With USM Anywhere, you can rapidly deploy sensors into your cloud and on-premises environments while centrally managing data collection, security analysis, and threat detection from the AlienVault Secure Cloud.