Cloud Security Blogs

The latest stories on Cybersecurity, AI, and everything in between from MixMode

Overcoming Cloud Security Challenges: The Power of Cloud-Native AI-Driven Solutions

By Joe Ariganello | November 30, 2023

PwC’s survey findings are similar to what we found in our State of Cloud Security Report, released September 2023. The report reveals significant cloud security concerns, gaps in capabilities and skills, over-reliance on legacy tools, and a need for real-time and unified solutions to provide robust protection across complex multi-cloud environments.

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Utilizing Artificial Intelligence Effectively in Cybersecurity

By Joe Ariganello | October 10, 2023

Several AI approaches are used in cybersecurity, but it’s hard to make sense of the noise, especially when vendors say the same thing. In our newest eBook, we’ll explore what they are and the pros and cons of each one.

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The State of Cloud Security: New MixMode Report Finds Enterprises Are Struggling to Keep Pace with Security As Cloud Adoption Accelerates

By Joe Ariganello | September 21, 2023

he new State of Cloud Security Report from MixMode summarizes input from 588 security professionals and reveals significant gaps in organizations’ abilities to secure cloud platforms and workloads. Despite multi-cloud adoption reaching mainstream levels, critical capabilities for cloud security, such as real-time threat detection and response, comprehensive visibility, workload protection, and data security, still need to be improved.

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MixMode Releases State of Cloud Security 2023 Survey and Cloud Detection and Response for AWS

By Karen Buffo | September 19, 2023

MixMode, the leader in delivering generative AI cybersecurity solutions for real-time threat detection and response at scale, today released its annual State of Cloud Security report along with the availability of MixMode Cloud Detection and Response (CDR) for AWS in the AWS Marketplace. The report provides sobering statistics on the gaps enterprises face in securing multi-cloud and hybrid environments.

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CISOs: Are You Applying NIST / CISA Standards to ALL Data Including the Cloud?

By Geoffrey Coulehan | September 14, 2023

Security leaders want to solve problems identifying and understanding anomalies or account access behaviors by correlating anomalous behaviors of specific accounts with other parameters like geography or ingress and egress points, but few rules-based Cybersecurity tools have the ability to do that without a great deal of manual data massaging and manipulating.

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Webinar: Achieving Security at Big Data Scale – Why Organizations are Struggling with Legacy Tools and The Promise of Generative AI

By Christian Wiens | August 31, 2023

Cybersecurity veterans discuss the challenges large enterprises in the Fortune 1000 face in scaling security monitoring and threat detection across big data environments.

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Securing Your Cloud Environment: Understanding and Addressing the Challenges in Cloud Security

By Joe Ariganello | August 10, 2023

As enterprises rapidly migrate critical infrastructure and data to the cloud, they lose visibility and control.  A recent report shows 80% of organizations encountered a significant security incident related to their cloud infrastructure within the past year.

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Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2023 Recap

By Joe Ariganello | July 25, 2023

One of the key predictions is that by 2027, 50% of chief information security officers (CISOs) will adopt human-centric design practices in their cybersecurity programs to minimize operational friction and maximize control adoption. This approach focuses on designing security controls around individuals rather than technology or threats. It recognizes that employees play a crucial role in cybersecurity and aims to reduce the likelihood of risky behavior.

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Aligning an Organization’s Attack Surface to Detection Surface is Key to Adversary Defense in Today’s Cloud Era

By Joe Ariganello | June 29, 2023

With the Cloud Era, the IT asset estate has expanded, and there is a diverse set of attack surfaces to defend. The term “attack surface” describes the growing IT asset estate, but there is no parallel term to describe where we can detect or respond to attacker activity.

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Detecting Threats in AWS with MixMode AI

By Josh Snow | June 28, 2023

As organizations increasingly operate within a hybrid on-premises and cloud environment, the need for advanced threat detection mechanisms becomes vital. Today I explore how The MixMode Platform leverages AWS CloudTrail and VPC flow logs to detect threats and safeguard your AWS environment.

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About MixMode

MixMode is the first to bring a third-wave, context-aware AI approach that automatically learns and adapts to dynamically changing environments. MixMode’s monitoring platform, PacketSled, better understands network behavior as it adapts to baseline changes and enables both misuse detection and anomaly detection, as well as predictive maintenance. Used by enterprises and MSSPs for real-time network analysis, threat hunting and incident response, the platform leverages continuous stream monitoring and retrospection to provide network forensics and security analytics. Security teams can integrate PacketSled into their orchestration engine, SIEM, or use PacketSled independently to dramatically reduce false positive alerts and the resources required to respond to persistent threats, malware, insider attacks and nation state espionage efforts.

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