Analecta Cyber Company Blog: February 2019


Who is Installing Software on YOUR Computers?

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As important as it is to keep software updated and properly patched, it is also important to control which software is allowed on your machines. Without the right controls in place, personnel may be tempted to install unapproved software on your organization’s systems. This could introduce an unacceptable amount of risk to your devices and make them vulnerable to attack.


Are you Managing the Risk Management Process?

NIST risk management framework graphic Cyber Risk management strategy - Analecta LLC banner On December 20, 2018, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released the final version of its NIST Special Publication 800-37 Revision 2, a Risk Management Framework (RMF) addressing both security and privacy concerns in IT risk management. This update connects the RMF with NIST’s well-known Cybersecurity Framework (CSF), highlighting relationships that exist between the two documents.