Verizon Says Phishing Still Drives 90% of Cybersecurity Breaches

January 21st, 2020

Verizon’s analysis of 1600 cybersecurity incidents and 800 breaches found that phishing was involved in 90% of successful attacks. Despite years of phishing awareness training, employees are still getting fooled. Verizon even included a section in this year’s Data Breaches Investigations Report (DBIR) called, “Attack the Humans.

Graphus outperforms Microsoft ATP for a large global enterprise

January 21st, 2020

Graphus®  is used by organizations of all sizes and various industries. Many of our customers that use Microsoft Office 365 also have implemented Microsoft’s Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) with the goal of protecting their organization from sophisticated cyber attacks.

Infographic: Is Your Business Safe From Hackers In 2017

January 21st, 2020

A new infographic from Crozdesk illustrates the negative impact a cyber security attack can have on a business. Cyber attacks are becoming more sophisticated and more frequent making companies even more vulnerable. And the consequences are becoming more severe.

New Report on Ransomware: Goldeneye Attack Traces Back to Spear Phishing

January 21st, 2020

While there is debate about how the WannaCry ransomware attack in May was spread, it seems fairly clear that yesterday’s Goldeneye attack was delivered via spear phishing. Reuters reported:

An adviser to Ukraine's interior minister said earlier in the day that the virus got into computer systems via "phishing" emails written in Russian and Ukrainian designed to lure employees into opening them.

Graphus and ISG Partner on Spear Phishing and Ransomware Prevention Tool

January 21st, 2020

Today Graphus is pleased to announce a new channel partnership with the Intelligence Systems Group (ISG). ISG is a Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business that provides cyber security software and services to the Intelligence Community. The company will initially offer the Graphus solution to its corporate and governmental client’s using G-Suite by Google to detect, eliminate and alert their security personnel in real-time about sophisticated social engineering attacks.

Graphus hires Richard “Koz” Korzeniewski as VP, Partner & Channel Sales

June 27th, 2018

Reston, VA – June 27, 2018 – Graphus, a social engineering defense company that provides automated protection from social engineering threats such as phishing, spear phishing, business email scams, ransomware, and malware attacks for Office 365 and G Suite users, announced today that Richard “Koz” Korzeniewski is joining their team as Vice President, Partner & Channel Sales.

Ransomware Attacks & Cryptocurrencies a Match Made in Heaven

February 6th, 2018

The Rise in Ransomware
Ransomware is a type of malicious software designed to block access to a computer system until a sum of money is paid.

Ransomware attacks have been on the rise and all signs point to it not slowing down anytime soon. According to Radware’s Global Application and Network Security Report, the number of companies that fell victim of ransomware and paid the ransom, increased by 40% from 2016. In 2018, executives don’t expect this to go away with 26% believing it will be the biggest threat to their business.