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Market Spotlight: Protect your Private Equity Firm from Cyber Threats with Drawbridge

June 30, 2021

An industry as complex as private equity requires solutions that are specifically built for the unique needs of this industry. Leaders of private equity firms must be able to understand the cyber risks that pose a threat specifically to the private equity industry. At Drawbridge, we are equipped with the tools and expertise to help…

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Cybersecurity News Cycle: Kubeflow Deployments Targeted in New Crypto-mining Campaign

June 29, 2021

Making sure your business is protected from cyber threats can be a daunting task to take on. Making sure your business is protected from cyber threats can be a daunting task to take on. With so many factors involved, it can be difficult to know where to start. At Drawbridge, we have all the tools…

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Cybersecurity News Cycle: Mortgage Lender First American charged for Inadequate Action in Cybersecurity Vulnerability Breach

June 23, 2021

Making sure your business is protected from cyber threats can be a daunting task to take on. With so many factors involved, it can be difficult to know where to start. At Drawbridge, we have all the tools to keep you protected from cyber threats and keep your company’s data safe. With services like Cybersecurity…

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Service Spotlight: Protect Your Firm With Drawbridge Vendor Due Diligence

June 22, 2021

Third-party relationships have become a growing threat. Still, many organizations lack a sufficient vendor due diligence program to manage and monitor their vendors’ cybersecurity programs At Drawbridge, we work to ensure that your third-party vendor cybersecurity practices are being done carefully with your protection in mind, and meet the industry requirements to identify data risks…

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Market Spotlight: Securing Hedge Funds with Drawbridge

June 18, 2021

If your business offers any type of financial service, you face the threat of potential cyber attacks and other digital threats. Hedge funds are one of those services at risk. Hedge funds can be attacked through a variety of ways, such as phishing, spear-phishing, ransomware, and more. Hedge fund managers are prime targets for cyber…

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Service Spotlight: Protect your Firm with Drawbridge Vulnerability Management

June 16, 2021

Leaving your business even slightly vulnerable can give way to cyber attackers to wreak havoc on your company. Ensuring your company’s protection and security by seeking out and closing up vulnerable points of your business is pivotal to the long-term success of your business. At Drawbridge, we dedicate ourselves to helping firms defend against and…

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Drawbridge’s CISO Security Review

June 16, 2021

Maintenance on an environment is a continual process and one that needs significant attention to get right. As vendors release updates to known vulnerabilities, attackers begin the process of exploiting those weaknesses on your platforms. “Zero-day” Vulnerabilities have even more importance to resolve, with the attackers usually one step ahead with knowing how to exploit…

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Preparing your hedge fund for the modern cybercriminal

May 6, 2021

Originally Published in Alternatives Watch. The familiar adage that “every organization is a target” when it comes to cyberattacks, solidifies its place as an undeniable truth for companies in all industries each year. Spring has barely begun and we have already seen what could be one of the biggest cyberattacks of 2021. When thousands of…

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Building a culture of security

April 28, 2021

Originally Published in Private Equity Wire. By A Paris — General partners (GPs) have a raft of technology solutions to choose from when looking to make sure their cybersecurity infrastructure is robust. Deploying state-of-the-art technology which meets the needs of the organisation and provides the security necessary is vital for GPs to continue operating, both from a…

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Ongoing maintenance vital for successful cybersecurity

April 4, 2021

Originally Published in Private Equity Wire. Cybersecurity cannot be a one-time implementation exercise. It requires ongoing management, review and maintenance. And although there has been significant growth in private equity (PE) managers adopting cybersecurity software and solutions, there is still considerable progress to be made. “It is clear we’re still working within an industry that…

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SEC Division of Examinations Announces 2021 Examination Priorities

March 16, 2021

This month, the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Examinations announced its 2021 examination priorities. The examination priorities are published each year, offering insights into those areas that the Division believes could present risks to investors and the U.S. capital markets. The Division will focus on climate-related risks, as well as conflicts of interest for…

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Microsoft’s Big Email Hack – Why it Matters and How to Protect Against these Attacks

March 15, 2021

The recent attack on Microsoft Exchange is further evidence of the risks businesses face with systems connected to the internet. The mantra that it is not “if” a business gets attacked but “when” could not be more evident in systems like Exchange. This cyber event also brought to light how quickly an attack can escalate.…

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