How to write an effective ransomware playbook
Ransomware playbooks contain detailed instructions on what to do in the event of a ransomware attack. Read our guide to getting started with developing a ransomware playbook for your organisation.
How to get exec approval for a cyber exercise
Testing your response to a cyber-attack will save you resources in the event of a real incident, but for many organisations taking the first step in exercising can seem like a big commitment in time and energy. Here are some top tips on getting exec approval for a cyber exercise.
Get started with crisis communication planning
Cyber-attacks are no longer outlier events. In fact, the old saying of “it’s not if – but when” has sadly proven true for many organisations. For this reason many organisations are now heavily focused on planning and preparing for a cyber-attack and increasing their levels of resilience, response and redundancy to enable them to survive.
7 Examples of Cyber Tabletop Exercises
Would you know how to respond if your organisation was hit by a cyber attack? Running a cyber tabletop exercise allows you to prepare and test responses in a safe environment. But what type of cyber incident should you use in your exercise? Here are seven examples of cyber tabletop exercises that you could consider running for your crisis team.
A big change for future cyber-attack victims in France?
A big change is coming in France. From April 24th this year cyber attack victims will now have 72 hours...
Monero and the rise of privacy coins in ransom demands
Bitcoin has been synonymous with ransomware for as long as cybercriminals have been encrypting hard drives. Now ransoms are increasingly being demanded in alternative cryptocurrencies […]
Preparing for a ransomware attack: Payment
Another year passes and we are still not seeing the significant dip in ransomware and double extortion...
The Complete Guide to Running a Cybersecurity Tabletop Exercise
What is a cybersecurity tabletop exercise? A tabletop exercise is an engaging and realistic simulation of a cyber crisis situation. It tests human and managerial […]
Ransomware – not just flying south for the winter.
In 2022 major ransomware groups have been looking for new profitable markets, and their gaze has fallen...