Cybersecurity is crucial for safeguarding our interconnected world, ensuring the security of personal information, financial transactions, and critical infrastructure. With constant vigilance and collaboration, cybersecurity is essential to prevent cyberattacks and their potential consequences.
Fundamental Cybersecurity Concepts
Demystifying Essential Cybersecurity Terms - SIEM, EDR, SOAR, XDR, Penetration Testing, (Blue, Red, and Purple Teams), Tabletop Exercises, Kill Chain.
NIST Cybersecurity Framework - The NIST Cybersecurity Framework is a set of guidelines developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology to help organizations manage and reduce cybersecurity risk.
Understanding the MITRE ATT&CK® Matrix - A curated knowledge base and model for cyber adversary behavior, reflecting the various phases of an adversary's attack lifecycle and the platforms they are known to target.
MITRE ATT&CK Matrix and the NIST CSF - What's the difference?
SLAs (Service Level Agreements)
Sample SLAs (...Gold, Silver, Bronze, Copper)
SLA Criticality Levels (...1 to 5)
Cybersecurity Criticality Levels (...1 to 5)
The Need For Recovery Orchestration - Recovery orchestration is crucial for ensuring the efficient and coordinated restoration of critical systems and data in the event of a disaster, minimizing downtime and preserving business continuity.
Ransomware and Threat Intelligence
Top Ransomware Threats - This article delves into the realm of ransomware by spotlighting some of the most notorious malware strains.
Indications of Possible Ransomware Activity - Early warning signs
CVEs: A Closer Look at Common Vulnerability and Exposures - Identify, define, and catalog publicly disclosed cybersecurity vulnerabilities. - MITRE
Open-Source Vulnerability Scanners Accessing CVE - Open-source vulnerability scanners that access the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database to help you identify and assess security vulnerabilities in your systems.
Tools, Platforms, and Practical Resources
How VPNs Safeguard Your Privacy - NordVPN.
cloudping.info - Use this page to measure latency from your browser to various cloud provider datacenters.
A Closer Look at ReFS and XFS (Windows / Linux)
Advanced Techniques and Cybersecurity Evolution
Learning Resources and Platforms
WintelGuy.com - Very cool calculators!
Cloud Services Comparison - AWS, Azure, Google
Understanding YARA - YARA is a tool aimed at (but not limited to) helping malware researchers to identify and classify malware samples.