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The State of Ransomware: How to Prepare for an Attack

Ransomware is currently one of the most widespread and highest-publicized threats on the Internet. Over the last few years, we’ve seen a marked increase in the use of ransomware tools like CryptoLocker, CryptoWall, TeslaCrypt and more recently Locky. Security experts predict 2016 will follow this trend as more cybercriminals begin offering ransomware-as-a-service options to their list of nefarious wares.

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Learn How to Automatically Mitigate Threats

The reality today is that 76% of organizations were compromised by a successful cyber-attack in 2015. With perimeters becoming ill-defined and fluid due to the rise in the adoption of BYOD (bring your own device), cloud services and the mobile workplace, we can no longer rely on building big walls to keep people out. In my use case featurette you’ll see host becoming compromised using a previously undetected attack, and how LogRhythm detects and automatically mitigates this threat in real time.

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Detecting and Ending Long-Running Processes

We recently had a challenge arise with administrators connecting to a variety of servers daily and launching a variety of tools. Often, the default action for administrators is to disconnect their session rather than log off. This results in applications left running that consume valuable server resources such as memory and CPU. While there are configuration settings you can put in place to address these challenges, often in a large enterprise, they are not straight-forward as they may seem. So, how can you use LogRhythm to detect these long-running processes?

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Detecting and Blocking Suspicious Internal Network Traffic

Internal network traffic in an organization can be as nefarious as an outside hacker trying to gain access to sensitive information. Every organization needs visibility into their network, both internal and external, in order to detect and respond to threats.

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Case Enhancements in LogRhythm 7.1.5

LogRhythm 7 has made great strides in empowering organizations to detect, respond to and neutralize damaging cyber threats. The 7.1.5 release, came packed with even more enhancements and features to help you stay one step ahead of today’s most advanced cyber threats.

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RSA Conference USA 2016

The countdown has started! Infosec professionals around the world are gearing up to talk security at RSA USA 2016. We have a variety of activities planned at this year’s conference and we hope to see you there! This year, we will be exhibiting at booth S1707. Stop by to see how LogRhythm’s security intelligence platform enables your organization to detect, prioritize and neutralize cyber threats. Industry experts will be on hand to showcase live demos and a variety of use cases, including phishing and insider threats.

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