Endpoint Security

New Ponemon Institute Study: The Cost of Insecure Endpoints

Absolute recently partnered with Ponemon Institute for the 2017 “Cost of Insecure Endpoints Benchmark Study” which found ineffective endpoint security practices cost organizations $6 million per year in poor detection, slow response and wasted time. See more below and download the full report here.  

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Absolute News Summary: Week of June 5
Absolute News Summary: Week of June 5

Enterprise security news changes week to week, and yet the themes are often the same. Insiders, unpatched devices, and malware continue to cycle through the news, often growing in momentum. Here’s the latest…

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3 Ways to Contain the Next Ransomware Attack
3 Ways to Contain the Next Ransomware Attack

The recent WannaCry ransomware attack underscored the importance of better visibility into dark endpoints. Our own audit data found that as many as 20% of endpoints are “dark” and represent hidden security cracks.  Here are tips that can help your IT department contain the next ransomware attack…

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Absolute News Summary: Week of May 29
Absolute News Summary: Week of May 29

Businesses are still recovering from the recent spike in malware attacks, and a new Android malware started making waves for its potential to silently take over your device. We turned our attention to the future to help businesses prepare for upcoming GDPR regulations…

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WannaCry: A Wake-Up Call for Early Detection, Hyper-Fast Responsiveness
WannaCry: A Wake-Up Call for Early Detection, Hyper-Fast Responsiveness

Friday’s WannaCry ransomware attacks were a global shock with 150 countries hit and hundreds of aftershocks as employees around the world logged on to infected devices to start their work week. The attack also highlighted just how large the endpoint blind spots are within global enterprises and government organizations…

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