The release of Cyren Cloud Security 4.3 introduces a raft of new functionality to further protect web and email users and enhance their experience through Single Sign-On (SSO) and other improvements. New protection highlights include:
Imposter phishing defense
New email security features include detection enhancements to stop targeted “imposter” emails, where a criminal might research your organization and replace the displayed sender name with that of your CEO, perhaps (if you work in the Finance Department or HR) requesting tax records on all the employees or a funds transfer. For more on “Business Email Compromise” and how to stop it, check out this in-depth blog.
Protection from cryptocurrency mining
With 2018 declared by some the “Year of Cryptomining Malware,” Cyren is introducing specific detection, protection and reporting for this emerging category of threat. Read this recent blog about a Google Chrome exploit grabbing Facebook users’ CPU to run Coinminer, or for background check out this blog from October.
Access controls for cloud applications
We’ve extended cloud application access controls to provide further insight into the extent of “shadow IT” at your company and enable you to properly control your network, all integrated into Cyren Web Security.
Upcoming Analyst Webinar: Understand and Reduce the Risk of Phishing Attacks
Don’t miss this live webinar on February 22 from Derek Brink of Aberdeen Group, an expert on data-driven analysis of IT security risks and solutions, who will share findings on why phishing emails are still getting through your security, the importance of taking into account the “long tail of risk,” the real cost of phishing attacks and the ROI on enhanced security, and the Best-in-Class strategies to reduce and manage these risks.
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The session "The Current State of Malware & Its Defense" on Thursday at noon in the 1-Grand Ballroom will be co-moderated by Cyren’s VP of Threat Research Siggi Stefnisson, with a presentation by Cyren Senior Security Analyst Magni Sigurdsson covering the latest email malware trends and threat mechanics.
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Business email compromise (BEC) attacks have been increasing in number over the last few years, driven by their relative success rate compared to other financially motivated attacks. They appear to be quite simple...
Earlier this year, the value of Bitcoin virtual currency hit an all-time high, with it an increasing number of malware threats are targeting users to "borrow" their PC's CPU for use in mining the precious cryptocurrency.