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Menlo Security Thwarts Covid-19–Related Phishing Attacks

Posted by Mehul Patel on Jun 24, 2020

Threat actors can be ruthless. They use social engineering to comb through people’s personal and professional lives to uncover details that they can use in spearphishing campaigns to manipulate users into unwittingly downloading malware or giving up their credentials

 

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Tags: phishing, isolation, security, Isolation Core, Cloud Proxy, Secure Remote Worker, Remote Working, SaaS, internet access, cloud-delivered security

Menlo Security and VMware Partner to Secure Workers @ Home

Posted by Menlo Security on May 27, 2020

Menlo Security and VeloCloud, now part of VMware offer free trials of a joint solution that includes cloud security, phishing protection, and SD-WAN to protect employees working from home:

 

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Tags: Isolation Core, Cloud Proxy, Secure Remote Worker, Remote Working

Time to Rethink How You Provide Secure Internet Access for Remote Workers

Posted by Mehul Patel on Apr 28, 2020

In my last blog , I explored how the COVID-19 global pandemic has accelerated the future of work. Literally overnight, the population of remote employees at most organizations went from 10 percent to 100 percent of the workforce. This has put an enormous strain on network architectures that were built on a traditional hub-and-spoke model that requires security to be delivered centrally. Both inbound and outbound traffic is backhauled through a VPN to the data center, where security policies are then applied—essentially extending data center control and visibility to remote workers.

 

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Tags: Isolation Core, Cloud Proxy, Secure Remote Worker, Remote Working

The Critical Role of SSL Inspection to Avoid Secure Malware Delivery

Posted by Kowsik Guruswamy on Apr 7, 2020

If you think the little green lock of https equals security, think again. The bad news is that the bad guys use encryption too. Many people mistakenly assume that as long as an SSL certificate is present, they’re safe from attack, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. From Reductor to Godlua and numerous other variants, it has become all too clear that new types of malware are being secreted behind a symbol that was once seen as secure.

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Tags: Isolation Core, HTTPS, SSL Inspection

Ensuring Your Employees Are Safe, Secure, and Productive During the COVID-19 Crisis

Posted by Mehul Patel on Mar 18, 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) raised the global risk of COVID-19 to a pandemic on Friday, March 11, signaling that things are likely to get worse before they get better. High-profile events around the world have been cancelled, and the status of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo is reportedly in limbo.

 

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Tags: Isolation Core, RemoteWorker, WHO, COVID-19

Supporting Business Continuity During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted by Jeff Rachlin on Mar 13, 2020

At Menlo, we believe that providing security without compromise is second only to our customer’s and employee's personal safety and health. So I wanted to share details about our commitment to maintaining service continuity.


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Tags: ZeroTrust Internet, Secure Web Access, Isolation Core, RemoteWorker

Secure O365 and Secure G Suite for Your Enterprise

Posted by James Locus on Mar 9, 2020

Bad actors never rest

Creating legitimate-looking fake communications from Google or Microsoft is easy and inexpensive. Novice attackers with little or no coding experience can purchase phishing packs on the dark web that they can customize and then send emails to specific targets based on social engineering intelligence. Free and compromised accounts can also be used as an attack vector , hosting documents that contain malware or links to fake web forms or other malicious sites.

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Tags: email attachments, email threats, malicious links, Isolation Core

Stop Data Exfiltration with Cloud DLP

Posted by James Locus on Mar 5, 2020

Introducing cloud-based data loss prevention with Menlo Security

Sensitive data leaving a company via the web is a major concern for many networks. Bad actors perpetrate 69 percent of external data breach attacks and represent the largest threat to organizations that are not using cloud isolation. For our customers, however, we prevent these attacks.

Because external actors frequently rely on phishing and malware insertion, Menlo Security customers are largely protected through our browser and email isolation. The remaining threat vector then moves to the company’s own employees.

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Tags: Isolation Core, Cloud Proxy, Cloud DLP

Menlo Security Stands behind Its security—Announces $1 Million Malware Protection Warranty

Posted by Mehul Patel on Feb 26, 2020

Today we announced security without compromise. Menlo Security is offering a warranty of up to $1 million to any customer that experiences an infection from malware that passes through our Isolation Core™. This warranty is the first of its kind from a cloud proxy company, a category that includes some very large, public companies who have thousands of customers. 

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Tags: Web Security, Isolation Core, Cloud Proxy, Anti-Malware

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