Think Tank Memo: Insights into the Security Landscape

Agile, flexible, and quick to respond to market factors. Unfortunately, these adjectives describe cyber criminals more accurately than cyber defenders. Despite organization’s spending more than ever to prevent cyber intrusions, attackers continue to penetrate defenses. A big reason for that is because, while cyber attackers are clearly (and highly) incentivized to accomplish their goals, the exact opposite is true in many cases for cyber defenders.

The Rise of Threat Hunting in Preventing Cyber Attacks

As online adversaries have continued to enhance their capabilities, organizations have placed an increased importance on developing proactive cybersecurity measures alongside more traditional reactive practices. Threat Hunting, the practice of preemptively identifying and neutralizing threats, is gaining popularity as a response to an increasingly hostile cyberspace.