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November 28, 2022
Researchers Discover Hundreds of Amazon RDS Instances Leaking Users' Personal Data

A recent Mitiga Research Team investigation found the well-regarded Amazon Relational Database Service is leaking PII via exposed RDS Snapshots.

November 28, 2022
Amazon RDS snapshots allow extensive leakage of personally identifiable information (PII)

Mitiga Co-Founder and CTO Ofer Maor talks with VentureBeat about the potential PII leakage issues associated with publicly sharing an Amazon RDS snapshot.

November 28, 2022
The 10 Hottest Cloud Security Startup Companies Of 2022

CRN named Mitiga in its list of “The 10 Hottest Cloud Security Startup Companies of 2022.”

November 1, 2022
2FA is over. Long live 3FA! - Help Net Security

As cyber threats grow more sophisticated, 2FA is no longer enough to keep pace with rising threats. Mitiga Co-Founder and CTO Ofer Maor looks at the rise of 3FA in this HelpNet Security Expert Analysis feature.

November 1, 2022
In the Future, There Will Be No Passwords—Because You Keep Giving Yours Away

As people and enterprises continue to play catch-up with cybercriminals, passwords are no longer enough to keep online accounts protected. Our CTO and Co-Founder Ofer Maor recently discussed this topic with Christopher Mims of the The Wall Street Journal about the likelihood – and implications – of a passwordless future.

September 18, 2022
Developments in the case of the Uber breach

Persistent social engineering--pestering, really, that softened employees up for a bogus call from "IT"--appears to have gained a hacker "deep access" to Uber's systems.

September 16, 2022
Uber Systems Breached - Full Access Claimed

News broke overnight that Uber has been hacked and its internal systems breached. A hacker gained access to its vulnerability reports and shared screenshots of the company's internal systems, email dashboard and Slack server.

September 1, 2022
Real-World Cloud Attacks: The True Tasks of Cloud Ransomware Mitigation

As we have witnessed, more attacks have moved onto the cloud, so it was only a matter of time before ransomware attacks did, too. Let's look at two scenarios where attackers leveraged ransomware to gain profits, and how unique cloud capabilities helped victims avoid paying the ransom.

September 1, 2022
Top Cybersecurity Startups to Watch in 2022 - Best Cloud Security Startups

Information security products, services, and professionals have never been in higher demand, making for a world of opportunities for cybersecurity startups. Investors recognize the potential too, as funding for cybersecurity ventures more than doubled from previous years to almost $22 billion in 2021.

"We know how important it is to be prepared before an incident occurs, especially in cloud infrastructure."
- Adam Fletcher, Chief Security Officer at Blackstone