Penetration Testing

Penetration Testing

Oct 92018

Back to the Basics of Cybersecurity

| Director of U.S. Sales

Every morning when I arrive at work, I make it a small practice to do two things: check my emails from the night before and look at what happened in the world of cybersecurity the day before. Without fail, there’s something new and noteworthy every single day. Whether it be the recent Reddit attack, concerns of election hacking as we’re entering midterms, or the rise of […]

Derek Boxdell

Director of U.S. Sales

Derek serves as the Director of U.S. sales at Armor. He is responsible for guiding his team of consultants in helping clients solve business-related challenges, whether it's security, compliance or public/private cloud. With more than 10 years in the public cloud, cybersecurity and IT industry, he's seen the landscape evolve as industries continue to innovate, and is able to help his consultants create an ecosystem inclusive of transparency and candor. It's not at all unusual for him to get in, roll up his sleeves and help prospects make the right decision for their business strategies. Prior to joining Armor he served as the VP of Sales, Channels and Partners for FortyCloud, and was charged with driving revenue growth and awareness, ultimately culminating in acquisition by FireMon in 2016.

Apr 242017

Staying Safe on the Homefront: How to Protect Connected Devices

While most organized criminal gangs and botnets are now targeting businesses and online servers, your home still presents a lucrative target for cyber threat actors.  Criminals continue to pursue your bank credentials and have even resorted to orchestrating socially engineered attacks to deceive victims over the phone while posing as Microsoft technical support, tricking victims […]

Apr 202016

Pen Testing: Embracing Proactive Cyber Security

Penetration testing — or pen testing as it’s commonly called — is the act of seeking out weakness in a given IT environment. Many organizations include penetration testing as part of their annual audit(s), but often miss out on its true value. Why is it so important? Armor CSO Jeff Schilling explains.

Oct 132015

National Cyber Security Awareness Month: Connected Communities & Families

Can you believe we’re already into Week 3 of National Cyber Security Awareness Month? Per our amazing friends at the National Cyber Security Alliance, the week’s topic focuses on protecting connected communities and families online. “Wherever we are and however we access the digital world, every step we take to be safer will make ourselves, […]