The revelation of this week’s serious RCE vulnerability in the relatively unknown software agent OMI (Open Management Infrastructure) is eye-opening to many, and sheds a light on the perhaps overlooked topic of hidden risks.
Last week’s uproar on the Microsoft Azures database (Cosmos bug) hit the boardroom. A lot of major companies use Microsoft Cloud, so Azure customers were in for a rough surprise. Wiz's Chief Technology Officer Ami Luttwak (his company found the vulnerability) describes it as “the worst cloud vulnerability you can imagine.”
In a timespan of ten years, the IT-landscape has changed beyond recognition. Infrastructures that used to cost millions of dollars and took months of implementation are now available within minutes
Are you aware of the key players in the BAS-marketplace? Don’t feel too bad, because Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) has only recently entered the mainstream in cybersecurity.
Can your department tell the CEO within 30 minutes after detection of a breach how it happened, which data was impacted, how it was stopped and if all forensic evidence is safeguarded?