202114 Sep

Tips to Minimize the Risk of Supply Chain Attacks

Summary

With the increase of ransomware and cyber threats, we thought it would be a great time to share some insights into how to protect your business. To minimize the risk of supply chain attacks, here are 5 important tips that the Sophos team recommends: • Switch from a reactive to a proactive approach to cybersecurity. During investigations conducted by the Sophos Managed Threat Response (MTR) team, two things stand out as early indicators of compromise: one is the use of credentials for remote access/administrative purposes during off-hours; the other is the abuse of system administration tools to conduct surveillance. While the posture of your suppliers is critical in safeguarding against supply chain attacks, do not neglect your own cybersecurity hygiene. Be sure to: • • Review your cybersecurity insurance policy (if you have it) For more security tips, be sure to check out the new whitepaper from Sophos here: https://news.sophos.com/en-us/2021/04/28/minimizing-the-risk-of-supply-… If you’d like to learn more about how to best protect your business from the latest cyber threats, don’t hesitate to reach out to our team.

Source: Nsacom

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