Cybersecurity for Small Businesses: 7 Best Practices for Securing Your Business Data

Securing your business data is crucial for the protection of your sensitive information and maintaining the trust of your customers. Here are seven best practices for cybersecurity in small businesses: Employee Education and Training: Provide cybersecurity awareness training to your employees, teaching them about common threats such as phishing emails, social engineering, and the importance … Continue reading Cybersecurity for Small Businesses: 7 Best Practices for Securing Your Business Data

10 Questions Your Board Will Ask About Your Cybersecurity Program

As a cybersecurity expert, you can anticipate that your board of directors will have several questions regarding your cybersecurity program. Here are 10 common questions they may ask, along with suggested answers: How does our cybersecurity program align with our overall business strategy? Our cybersecurity program is designed to support and protect our critical business … Continue reading 10 Questions Your Board Will Ask About Your Cybersecurity Program

How Can I Protect My Company From Cyber-Attacks?

As technology continues to advance, so do the risks of cyber attacks. It has become increasingly important for businesses of all sizes to protect themselves from cyber threats. From small businesses to large corporations, no company is safe from a cyber attack. Studies show that over 50% of small businesses experience a data breach or … Continue reading How Can I Protect My Company From Cyber-Attacks?

Prevent Cyber Attack From Swiss Cheese Slice Approach

In the 21st century, the internet has become an inseparable part of our daily lives. We need the internet to perform our daily tasks and to connect with the world around us.  The Internet is essential to check daily mail and perform office tasks. The students depend on the internet for learning and projects. From … Continue reading Prevent Cyber Attack From Swiss Cheese Slice Approach

What Are The 6 Types Of Cyber Security?

In today’s digital age, where technology is rapidly advancing, cybersecurity has become more critical than ever. Cybersecurity refers to the set of technologies, processes, and practices designed to protect digital devices, networks, and data from cyber threats. With the increase in the number of cyber-attacks and data breaches, it has become essential to take cybersecurity … Continue reading What Are The 6 Types Of Cyber Security?

CYPFER Support the McMaster University Rugby team

CYPFER is pleased to support the McMaster University Rugby team. In continuation of the CYPFER commitment to support local communities both by education and cyber-awareness, sponsoring various informational events and now we are pleased to support the McMaster University Rugby team. CYPFER believes that team sports teach the next generation both sportsmanship and collaboration which … Continue reading CYPFER Support the McMaster University Rugby team

CYPFER receives multi-million-dollar investment from private equity firm

Toronto, Ontario – December 7, 2021 – CYPFER, a market leader in ransomware consulting and advisory, today announced that it has closed on a substantial multi-million-dollar investment from an international private equity firm. Neither the exact amount of the investment nor its terms were disclosed. “Specifically, the investment will go toward expanding and improving our services including Post-Breach … Continue reading CYPFER receives multi-million-dollar investment from private equity firm

BlackCat Ransomware

Based on our profiling analysis, the site is largely operated by east-European individuals based on sentence structure. The communiction site also offers an intermediary access (private access to negotiators). Primary motivation is based on monetary gain and the group offers access to their encryption software (aka Malware aka Ransomware) on a paid and commission based … Continue reading BlackCat Ransomware

CYPFER Corp launches new website

Toronto, Ontario. – March 1, 2022 – CYPFER, a market leader in Cybersecurity and ransomware recovery advisory, today launched its new website:  www.CYPFER.com CYPFER’s  five key services pillars now offer a robust, experience based portfolio of reactive and proactive offerings include: 1) Cyber-Attack Recovery; 2) Advisory; 3) Cyber Resilience;  4) Digital Executive Protection; and 5) Ransomware Recovery. “In December 2021, CYPFER received … Continue reading CYPFER Corp launches new website

CL0P/CLOP Ransomware

As one of the oldest ransomware groups clop has not changed much over the years. Their websites for both communications and leaking non-paying victim information have seen minior updates with the most significant one when migrated to accomodate the latest TOR versions. The group provides both an email and web chat URL that is unique … Continue reading CL0P/CLOP Ransomware

LOCKBIT Ransomware

Based on our profiling analysis, the site is largely operated by east-European individuals based on sentence structure. Primary motivation is based on monetary gain and the group offers access to their encryption software (aka Malware aka Ransomware) on a paid and commission based subscription model (RaaS). The group has no political interests but CYPFER has … Continue reading LOCKBIT Ransomware

HIVE Ransomware

CYPFER team has been engaged on HIVE cases since approximately April 2021. HIVE affliates do not distinguish between for-profit or not-for-profit organizations, criticail infrastructure or health institutes. Every organization is a target and ransom demands vary from very low to very high. The demand is dependent on the affiliate that conducted the attack and their … Continue reading HIVE Ransomware

NO MORE RANSOM PROJECT – CYPFER Corp. Accepted as a Supporting Partner

No More Ransom, a global anti-ransomware initiative, announces CYPFER as a new Supporting Partner No More Ransom (NMR) is an initiative of Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre, the National High Tech Crime Unit of the Netherlands’ police and McAfee to help victims of ransomware retrieve their encrypted data without having to pay criminals. NMR showcases the value of … Continue reading NO MORE RANSOM PROJECT – CYPFER Corp. Accepted as a Supporting Partner

Stephen Hampton appointed Vice President, Business Development of CYPFER

Toronto, Ontario – April 4, 2022 – Veteran sales and cybersecurity guru Stephen Hampton has been appointed Vice President, Business Development of CYPFER  by Founder and President Jason Kotler. As Vice President of Business Development, Stephen Hampton will be responsible for strategy, growth, managing client and partner relationships across the cyber-attack response spectrum including ransomware, as well as the consulting … Continue reading Stephen Hampton appointed Vice President, Business Development of CYPFER

Cyber-Crime Now Faces Seasoned Veteran Heavyweight, Again

Cybersecurity Thought Leader and Guru Daniel Tobok, Re-Enters The Game and Acquires CYPFER TORONTO, ON – May 17, 2022 – CYPFER headquarters announced it has entered a definitive agreement to be acquired by Toronto/Miami-based cybersecurity pioneer, innovator and entrepreneur Daniel Tobok.  Upon completion of the transaction, CYPFER will continue to be a privately held company as it … Continue reading Cyber-Crime Now Faces Seasoned Veteran Heavyweight, Again