ECS Insight

Virtual IPS: Security That Enables Business

By Timothy Gonda, Senior Cybersecurity Solutions Engineer at ECS Published on September 19, 2018 For the last several years, an increasing number of organizations across the world have been realizing the benefits that virtualized infrastructure can offer. So much so that recent numbers show 80% of organizations have already adopted a multi-cloud strategy. As a managed service provider… Read more »

CASB: The Fastest Growing Security Category Ever

By Timothy Gonda, Senior Cybersecurity Solutions Engineer at ECS Published on July 18, 2018 It’s how we work, what we do: we click, swipe, scroll, upload, download, and share our way through the day, often without a second thought about security. We expect to be secure as we enjoy the convenience of doing business in the cloud,… Read more »

Cast a Wider Net on Phishing Attacks

  By Matt Fuller Published on July 11, 2018 It’s no surprise that the majority of successful cyber-attacks begin with a simple e-mail. Some statistics show that number as high as 90%. While our clients are always looking for help implementing the latest tool to help mitigate the risk associated with a successful malicious e-mail campaign,… Read more »

FIPS 140-2 VPN National Architecture Solution for AWS East-West

By Jeremy Gibbons, Enterprise-Cloud Solutions Architect Published on May 22, 2018 Challenge A common design element for an information system (IS) is to establish a VPN connection between a cloud environment and another external network, typically an on-premise corporate network. For modern security frameworks like NIST 800-53, this means satisfying FIPS 140-2 validated cryptographic module controls… Read more »