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Risk Management

This is the blog for MindPoint Group's Information Security & Privacy (ISP) division. We hope to use this to contribute to and debate ideas among the ISP community.
28
Dec
2018

2018 YEAR IN REVIEW: Our Cybersecurity Awards & Recognition

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20
Sep
2018

Insider Threat Mitigation – Just Players in a Risk Management Game

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Let’s meet some actors in this game, shall we?  First, we have Roger, who is angry that his peers have gotten promoted over him and he received a paltry bonus this year.  Roger decided to reset production server accounts to a password only he knows, cover his tracks, and proclaim ignorance when a severe incident

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15
Aug
2018

Social Engineering Part 2: Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT)

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“Most scams work because victims are successfully convinced the scam is real. Thus, victims give criminals their information more often than it is maliciously stolen. A scammer’s main goal is to convince you to hand over your information voluntarily, as opposed to using forceful intimidation or threats.” “While hostility is one social engineering methodology, expert

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18
Jul
2018

A Tale Of Two Tools: When Splunk met SecurityCenter

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Co-Authors:  Keith Rhea and Alex Nanthavong It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of technological advancements, it was the age of attack, it was the epoch of cybercrime, it was the epoch of opportunity, it was the season of Remediation, it was the season of Exploitation,

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26
Jun
2018

Guide to Creating a Cybersecurity Challenge for Kids

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By:  Stephanie Carruthers and Nolan Kennedy “Right now, we’ve got about 300,000 unfilled cybersecurity positions as a nation,” said Rick Driggers, from DHS at the Cyberthreat Intelligence Forum, reported on FedScoop. Driggers goes onto ask “So what are we doing to engage K-12”? As a Cybersecurity consulting firm, MindPoint Group (MPG) deals with this industry

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