Proactive Security Playbooks for
The 2021 Verizon Data Breach Incident Report paints a clear picture of the root cause of thousands of cybersecurity incidents. In 61% of breaches, attackers start with compromised account credentials.
Increases in phishing and ransomware attacks - along with continued high numbers of Web Application Attacks - underscored a year of unprecedented security challenges in 2021.
This information underscores Elevate Security’s recent research study by Cyentia Institute revealed, that account compromise will continue to occur at the department and organizational level.
This is vital because according to the 2021 Verizon DBIR:
- Phishing attacks rose by 11 percent and ransomware rose by 6 percent
- The report analyzed 5,258 were confirmed breaches
- 85 percent of breaches involved a human element
- Over 80 percent of breaches were discovered by external parties
The Elevate Platform provides a new data view an proactive playbooks to help you uncover an address risks you haven't been able to see before including risk factors for phishing, ransomware, account takeover, and data loss.
Elevate Security mitigates critical risks to Enterprise organizations with 5 key functions:
We build individual risk profiles of every user in your extended enterprise and their likelihood of falling for a ransomware attack.
The Incident Response team, Helpdesk, and security analysts receive insights into human risk to make educated and defensible decisions.
We automate the workflow of creating risk-appropriate profiles for targeted individuals. Controls can be tightened or loosened by Elevate pushing updates to email/web gateways or endpoint security tools as needed.
Employee Feedback & Executive Communication
Automated notifications inform your riskiest, targeted users about how to improve. We warn them to be on the lookout for malware or phishing attacks so they stay on their toes.
You can re-evaluate your data loss posture continuously, tracking the effectiveness of your tool and technology investments.
Get Proactive Playbooks with Tailored Controls with the Elevate Platform
Elevate Security provides Tailored Security to optimize controls on individuals based on how much risk they present to the Human Attack Surface. Instead of “one-size-fits-all” lockdowns, individual controls are set based on an employee’s past actions, level of access, and how frequently they are targeted.
"Elevate Security platform is a critical part of how we gain visibility into and report on the trends around employee risk. We share these metrics that show effectiveness of our activities and improvement to our security posture over time with the board on a regular basis"
CISO, Large Healthcare Insurance Provider
"Elevate Security provides a level of actionable insight that is extremely valuable in assessing security risk and defining corporate awareness strategy."
Yinka Badmus, VP, Global Security Risk Operations, Equifax
"Availability of Security Reputation Score from Elevate Security has been a game changer for us. It allows us to exempt employees who exceed a certain threshold from taking Security Awareness Training and still remain compliant with the regulators. In our business that contributes to both the bottom line savings and top line growth."
CISO, Large Professional Services Company
Benefit / Impact
The Elevate Security Platform delivers visibility and control over your attack surface using data you already collect to shine a light on your biggest risks. The security team understands who in your organization is most likely to fall for a ransomware attack. We help you to disrupt the likelihood of ransomware downloads, account takeover, and data loss, keep all necessary controls up to date automatically, and actively manage your security posture over time. You can protect your risky, targeted employees... while relaxing restrictions around the rest.