The state of being protected against unauthorized access to data the measures taken to achieve this.
DIGITAL FOOTPRINT ANALYSIS
Everyday hackers, nation-states and other malicious entities somewhere in the world are searching for something, anything, that they can use to gain access to your network. A digital footprint analysis is a combination of passive and active methods to identify and map the attack surface of an organization. This is accomplished using techniques, tools and sources commonly deployed by malicious entities. Common security misconfigurations, data leakage and seemingly benign information that could be utilized to launch a cyberattack against an organization.
The Mako Group uses automated tools coupled with manual verification and additional analysis to search over 50 different open source intelligence sources. This data is then aggregated and analyzed to map out detailed cyberattack paths based on the organization’s overall cybersecurity footprint.