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An interview with Wana Tun,CISSP, CEH, GNFA as he discusses his favorite aspects of being part of the CIS Benchmarks volunteer community.

Security in the cloud is just as vital as security in on-premises environments. Hardening a system is a way to protect it by reducing vulnerability.

Learn how deploying a hybrid cloud environment allows organizations to effectively maintain tighter security controls over sensitive data and processes.

In May 2021, Quasar returned to the Top 10 Malware. Shlayer is likely to continue its prevalence as organizations move back to an in-person model.

Employees returning to the office will need cybersecurity awareness training. The SANS Summer Buy Window offers awareness training to SLTTs at a discount.

Information security governance helps mitigate risk and helps with guidance for security and compliance.

CIS has developed guidance to help enterprises mitigate the risk of attacks on exploitable protocols such as Server Message Block (SMB).

The new CIS Benchmarks Configuration Certification enables vendors to develop new products with the CIS Benchmarks built in, tested, and certified.

CIS Benchmarks have been released and include mappings to CIS Controls v8, including Safeguards and Implementation Groups (IGs).

CIS Benchmarks will now map to CIS Controls v8. Users of CIS-CAT Pro need to download CIS-CAT Pro Assessor v4.7.0 to access the updated CIS Benchmarks.

Introducing the CIS Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) Benchmark, created in collaboration with CIS' community of cybersecurity experts and Microsoft Azure.

Part 2 of a 2-part series where we discuss first impressions of the CIS Controls v8 launch and feedback from the community.

Many people who use the CIS Benchmarks, like Joseph Testa, ultimately decide to share their knowledge and experience by joining a CIS Benchmarks Community.

In April 2021, CryptoWall, Gh0st, and NanoCore’s return to the MS-ISAC Top 10 Malware list, while BitCoin Miner made its first appearance.

CIS Community Defense Model uses real-world attack technique data from the Verizon DBIR and MITRE ATT&CK to prioritize cybersecurity Safeguards.

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