What Is Ransomware-as-a-Service? Understanding RaaS

Ransomware-as-a-service lowers the bar for entering the entering the cyber extortion game Ransomware isn’t a new threat. It first rose to prominence back in 2016, when Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center shelled out $17,000 in bitcoin after an attack took the hospital offline. Since then, ransomware has only become more popular, especially for hackers targeting the… Read More

Control Origination Demystified

Control Origination can be confusing. Get it wrong and your System Security Plan (SSP) control definitions will not be attestable or certifiable. This series of illustrations provide an explanation to guide you through Control Origination requirements present in all NIST and FISMA assessments such as FedRAMP, 800-53, HIPAA, CJIS, DFARS, 800-171 and others.All controls originate… Read More