Strengthening Security with Netgain’s Nexus360 XDR: Insights from the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report



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Traditional security measures are no longer sufficient given the state of cyber threats today. Organizations must adopt a holistic and proactive approach to safeguard their critical assets. Netgain’s Nexus360 XDRTM (Extended Detection & Response) offers a comprehensive solution designed to enhance security posture through advanced technology and expert intervention. In this blog post, we’ll explore how Nexus360 XDRTM addresses key issues highlighted in the latest Verizon 2024 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR).

Key Takeaways from the Verizon 2024 Data Breach Investigations Report

  • Human Error: 82% of breaches involve a human element, such as social engineering attacks and misconfigurations.
  • Unpatched Vulnerabilities: Exploits targeting unpatched software are a major attack vector.
  • Rising Threats: The volume and complexity of cyber threats are increasing, requiring adaptive defense mechanisms.
  • Swift Detection Needed: 80% of breaches involve compromised credentials, necessitating quick threat detection and response.
  • Social Engineering: 43% of breaches exploit familiar user behaviors, highlighting the need for continuous monitoring.
  • Third-party Discoveries: 27% of breaches are discovered by third parties, indicating internal monitoring alone is not enough.
  • Log Retention for Compliance: Maintaining detailed logs is crucial for post-incident analysis and compliance.

How Nexus360 XDRTM Addresses These Challenges

Advanced AI-based Technology: Nexus360 XDRTM integrates AI to provide a real-time perspective of critical data across the attack surface, enabling rapid threat detection and response. It swiftly identifies and correlates threat signals, reducing response time.

Intelligent Optimization: The solution uses AI-driven algorithms to adapt to behavior patterns, crucial for detecting anomalies and preventing social engineering attacks.

Expert Human Intervention: Netgain’s experts provide 24/7 monitoring and swift remediation, addressing threats quickly and efficiently.

Monthly Security Reviews: Regular reviews with IT stakeholders improve security posture by highlighting vulnerabilities and emerging risks.

Unique Benefits of Nexus360 XDRTM

  • Outcomes Not Alerts: Manages the entire lifecycle of threat management to ensure swift neutralization.
  • 24/7/365 Protection: Continuous monitoring and response to threats.
  • Unlimited Data Ingestion: Predictable pricing allows comprehensive data analysis without additional costs.
  • Built-in Log Retention: Aids in meeting compliance requirements effortlessly.

The Verizon DBIR highlights the need for advanced technology and expert intervention in cyber security. Netgain’s Nexus360 XDRTM provides a comprehensive, AI-driven solution that adapts to evolving threats and ensures continuous protection. For accounting firms and healthcare providers, Nexus360 XDRTM offers robust defense against cyber threats, enhancing security assurance and compliance.

By leveraging Nexus360 XDRTM, organizations can reduce the risk and impact of cyber attacks effectively.