Over the past few months, the Western world has begun to slowly recover from the economic disaster COVID caused. Many countries have been able to speed up their vaccination program and abandon lockdowns, or at least loosen restrictions.
The report describes the current threat landscape characterized by cyber attacks that use domain names as a resource for spammers or cyber criminals to conduct phishing, fraud, malware, ransomware, distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, and data breaches.
Having proper security measures in place is vital. A digital landscape doesn’t stand still, so being able to monitor how your current landscape looks in real time so you can adjust is more important than ever.
In the run-up to the postponed Euro 2020 football championships, CSC analyzed historical registration trends in domains containing the terms “euro2020” or “euro2021.”
Domain name abuse is one of the most dangerous and under-regulated issues in digital business security today. Many of the largest companies in the world still lack basic domain security protocols, making them prime targets for bad actors.
Managing a company’s digital assets, administrators must keep their eyes on who has access to important resources like domains, domain name servers, and digital certificates—and with which vendors.
Domains play an important role in representing businesses and brands online. That’s especially true for Averis—a world-class provider of global business services, including business support through back-office operations, consultancy and management decision support solutions, as well as information technology, human resources, finance and accounting, and shipping documentation services.
Domain names, domain name systems (DNS), and digital certificates are fundamental components of the most important applications that enable your company to conduct business—including your website, email, voice over IP, and more.
Digital certificate management is complex and carries great risks, which is why getting ahead of this transition is essential, and planning needs to start now.
CSC has helped Fletcher Building stay up to date and work through any urgent escalations. Any expiration of a digital certificate could severely impact one of its many applications.