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Exterro Meme Series: Don't Self-Own Yourself in Forensic Investigations

Created on May 6, 2022

Director of Marketing, Exterro

Don't let this be the reason your organization is unable to preserve the evidence needed to investigate and remediate a cyber attack! Exterro FTK Connect can automate collection from remote endpoints based on triggers from popular cyber intrusion solutions like Splunk or Palo Alto.By integrating your incident response tools together, you can capture forensic data immediately when a breach occurs, to determine how the breach happened and stop it from happening again... instead of falling off your bicycle and letting the bad guy get away!  And really, that's just the first reason... Read More

Friday Funnies: Exterro's E-Discovery Meme Series - Raise Your Hand If... Edition

Created on September 24, 2021

Director of Marketing, Exterro

Everyone has their hand raised these days, it seems. Whether it's a data breach or a full-blown ransomware attack, all organizations should have a robust breach plan in place, and the best digital forensics and incident response tools on the market to investigate it. Lucky for you, Exterro has you covered on all fronts! Manage the breach process with Exterro Incident and Breach Management software, and conduct your post-breach investigation with FTK Enterprise by analyzing suspicious activity in your environment. And coming in October, stay tuned to learn how FTK Enterprise... Read More

Freeing Up IT Security Time With AI & Chatbots

Created on August 27, 2021

Director of Marketing, Exterro

Introduction With much of the world now pretty much gone virtual, businesses across America are trying to find new ways to reach out to both prospects and existing customers. Apart from the usual email blasts and other forms of digital marketing, the use of virtual assistants is now becoming a popular norm. For the most part, we have all seen this; it is that tiny window that is lurking at the lower-right part of the merchant’s website. With this, you engage in an instant dialogue with a customer service rep (CSR) on... Read More

Understanding & Stopping Cyberattacks with Exterro FTK Enterprise

Created on July 27, 2021

Director of Marketing, Exterro

These days, there’s a major cyberattack seemingly lurking around every corner. While security professionals have always been aware of the constant threat of a data breach, the recent disclosure of major issues related to SolarWinds, the Colonial Pipeline, Kaseya have turned breaches into big news. Around the world, hackers are finding and exploiting security weaknesses, and often holding the data of companies, governments and healthcare organizations hostage. Breaches are now commonplace, but incident response is often not at the level that it needs to be to effectively manage the aftermath. How can... Read More

An Introduction to Cryptography

Created on July 14, 2021

Director of Marketing, Exterro

The FundamentalsCryptography dates all the way back to the times of Julius Caesar. In its simplest terms, the science of Cryptography is merely the scrambling and the descrambling of written messages between two individual parties.These individual parties can also be referred to as the sender and the receiver. The former creates the text and scrambles it into an undecipherable state, and in turn, the latter receives the text and unscrambles into a decipherable format.A very simple example is “I LOVE YOU.” The sending party would scramble this message by rearranging the letters... Read More

The Components of a Great Security Awareness Training Program

Created on June 30, 2021

Director of Marketing, Exterro

Over the course of this year, and especially with the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the most-heard topics is Cybersecurity training for your employees. While this is necessary, it can actually be hard to accomplish.For example, during the training you have to keep your employees engaged and motivated to pay attention. And, you want them to be able to foster a reasonably strong level of cyber hygiene after they have been trained.The bottom line is that if you lose your employees’ interest in the training, they will also be much... Read More

Friday Funnies: Exterro's Meme Series - Becoming Your Parents Edition

Created on June 24, 2021

Director of Marketing, Exterro

Thankfully, the very easy-to-use FTK Central exists! Visit our entire catalog of E-Discovery Memes and Cartoons or download Exterro's Legal Meme Anthology 2020 and share the fun with friends and colleagues! Remember, legal work is always better with a sense of humor! Read More