In this article, we will examine how malicious entities exploit times of crisis, particularly with the coronavirus pandemic being followed by a period of prolonged turmoil on the geopolitical stage.
When we speak of an organisation’s attack surface we are referring to the entirety of your system that is outward-facing, meaning every single point of entry into the organisational environment. The attack surface can provide a number of vectors from which malicious entities may try to gain access or otherwise cause harm to your system and its stakeholders.
Boltonshield can provide a systematic methodology for the reduction of this surface area through testing, scanning and assessing all externally-accessible services. This can include employee portals, cloud-based services, the organisation’s Virtual Private Network (VPN), SSL certificates on websites and other web-based applications, and more.