Credential-Based Attacks: Executive Advisory Report

Credential theft is the oxygen of malicious activity: nearly always there, necessary, but never noticed. According to the 2016 Verizon® Data Breach Report, 63 percent of confirmed data breaches leveraged credentials, and the use of stolen credentials is the most common approach in web-app attacks. Credential theft is a staple in the playbooks of sophisticated attackers, like the Sofacy threat actor group, and unsophisticated attackers alike.


 

What is an Intrusion Prevention System?

An Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) is a network security prevention technology that examines network traffic flow to detect and prevent vulnerability exploits
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What is a denial of service attack (DoS) ?

A Denial-of-Service (DoS) attack is an attack meant to shut down a machine or network, making it inaccessible to its intended users by flooding it with traffic.
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What is Cybersecurity?

Cybersecurity refers to the preventative techniques used to protect the integrity of networks, programs and data from attack, damage, or unauthorized access.
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What is a Zero Trust Architecture?

Businesses who want to prevent the exfiltration of sensitive data and improve their defense against modern cyber threats can consider a Zero Trust architecture.
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What is a Data Center?

A data center is a facility that centralizes an organization’s IT operations and equipment, and where it stores, manages, and disseminates its data
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PA-5200 Series Datasheet

Palo Alto Networks® PA-5200 Series of next-generation firewall appliances is comprised of the PA-5280, PA-5260, PA-5250 and PA-5220.
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