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Become Elite Cyber Defense Responders with EC-Council's E|CIH Certification
Become Elite Cyber Defense Responders with EC-Council’s E|CIH Certification, now Validated by the US Department of Defense (DoD) for 8140 Job Roles 

In the ever-evolving cybersecurity environment, staying ahead and managing incidents effectively is critical for private organizations and government agencies. The Department of Defense (DoD) recognizes the importance of having experienced cyber incident handlers, which is why the EC-Council’s Certified Incident Handler (E|CIH) certification has been approved under the DoD Directive 8140, a vital cybersecurity standard…

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EDR Best Practices: Maximizing Threat Detection and Incident Response

Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) is a critical component in modern cybersecurity as it protects organizations against a diverse range of threats. They focus on the detection and response to threats at the endpoint level, including individual devices such as computers and smartphones. This approach enables early identification of malicious activities, including malware, advanced persistent…

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The Top 18 Incident Response Tools & Platforms
The Top 18 Incident Response Tools & Top 10 Incident Response Platforms

Organizations of all sizes, from small businesses to large enterprises, employ cybersecurity teams to protect their networks, servers, and sensitive data. Each team uses diverse incident response tools to fight off threats from cyber-attacks and malware. Larger organizations might even use comprehensive incident response platforms with more features and automated incident response capabilities. You only…

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A Complete Guide to the NIST Risk Management Framework
A Complete Guide to the NIST Risk Management Framework

Information security is more important than ever in the business world. Most businesses implement a risk management strategy to help secure everything from their front door to their supply chain management process. However, information security concerns can be harder to address. This has highlighted the need for comprehensive risk management and incident response plans. However,…

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What is Incident Response

Incident response is a structured approach to handle various types of security incidents, cyber threats, and data breaches. The incident response methodology aims to identify, contain, and minimize the cost of a cyberattack or a live incident. A well-built incident response (IR) plan can fix a potential vulnerability to prevent future attacks, but it is…

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The Top 3 Challenges with Incident Response 

If an organization’s primary cybersecurity defenses fail and suffer a cyberattack, team members must react quickly and efficiently, overcoming incident response challenges to eliminate the danger and restore normal operations.  However, there are many different Incident response challenges faced by organizations, including the high volume of cyberattacks, budget constraints, lack of knowledgeable personnel, and lack…

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What Is Threat Modeling
What Is Threat Modeling & What Are Its Advantages?

Threat modeling is the process of defining an organization’s cybersecurity needs, threats, and vulnerabilities, and then suggesting ways to meet these needs and address these vulnerabilities. In his classic work of military strategy, The Art of War, Sun Tzu wrote that “if you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result…

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