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CloudTweaks: Cyber-Threats and the Need for Secure Industrial Control Systems

Bryan Doerr describes how even though Industrial Control Systems (ICS) tend to be “out of sight, out of mind,” these systems are essential to life in any advanced society. As these systems are increasingly connected to private and public networks, a new, possibly failure mode is being introduced. Read on to learn how ICS systems - managing crucial infrastructure such as energy, power, water, and transportation - can be attacked by malware.

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Nerdio ITaaS Adds One-of-a-Kind Security Analytics Solution from Observable Networks

Read about our newest partnership with Nerdio, which, together, will deliver a superior solution to network security for Nerdio’s private cloud customers.

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CloudTweaks: Can You Afford the Risk of Not Going to the Cloud?

Bryan Doerr discusses the misconception that the cloud is less secure than on-premise deployment or that on-premise security in place is solid. Bryan delves into the fact that public cloud environments are inherently more secure than on-premise, legacy systems. 

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Telecom Ramblings: Industry Spotlight: Observable Networks’ Bryan Doerr on Security

Read this Q&A Interview with Bryan Doerr from Observable on why data center CIOs should not be afraid of the cloud

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SDXCentral: Observable Networks Detects Changes in AWS Lambda Functions

Coverage of the “Observable NetworksReleases Security Support for Amazon Web Services (AWS) Lambda Functions” press release.

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Observable Networks Releases Security Support For Amazon Web Services (AWS) Lambda Functions

Observable Networks Inc., an emerging leader in cloud-native security services, today announced it has developed enhancements to its patented endpoint modeling technology that enable it to model and automatically detect changes in behavior related to Amazon Web Services (AWS) Lambda functions.

AWS’s launch of Lambda has prompted organizations worldwide to adopt serverless computing architectures. These architectures substantially reduce the amount of overhead associated with offering services in the cloud. However, traditional security monitoring tools are not equipped to monitor Lambda functions. Observable Networks provides its customers with continuous Lambda function activity assessment and automated recognition of behavior changes that might be a sign of compromise by a third party.

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CloudTweaks: Observable Networks Releases Security Support

Coverage of the “Observable Networks Releases Security Support for Amazon Web Services (AWS) Lambda Functions” press release.

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Forbes: SHA-1 Encryption Has Been Broken: Now What?

In February 2017, Google and CWI announced they had broken SHA-1 encryption. Now that SHA-1 is officially broken, read on to learn what encryption and cybersecurity experts will focus on next. Bryan Doerr, a member of the Forbes Technology Council, talks about his prediction for Threat Detection in #5.

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Intellyx: An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief

End-point encryption has caused a major challenge over the last several years when it comes to security. Most edge security approaches rely on deep-packet inspection — something that is no longer possible when those packets are encrypted. The growth of proliferation of IoT and smart devices has resulted in an exponential growth in edge connections, significantly expanding the vulnerability footprint. With this growth, increased security needs and information overload leave most organizations scrambling to respond. Observable Networks uses an approach they call ‘end-point modeling’ to help organizations cut through the noise of alert storms and identify anomalous behavior regardless of packet encryption.

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Data Center Knowledge: Don’t Let Security Misconceptions Cloud Your Judgment

There are cloud service providers that have developed platforms with extensive abilities to monitor, detect, and identify potential threats, and there are third parties rapidly creating advanced security tools to leverage these platforms. Bryan Doerr, Chief Executive Officer for Observable Networks, discusses the security measures what you might already have in place for your on-premise data center and how it might not be enough to prevent and detect security vulnerabilities and threats.

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