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What Is Lateral Movement? (And How to Detect & Prevent It)

What Is Lateral Movement? (And How to Detect & Prevent It)

Lateral movement is when an attacker gains initial access to one part of a network and then attempts to move deeper into the rest of the network —
strongDM has a new CEO.

strongDM has a new CEO.

strongDM appoints Tim Prendergast as the new CEO
Tech Marketer By Day, Song Bird By Night
Tech Marketer By Day, Song Bird By Night
Marketing Coordinator Meghan Stephan is a classically-trained singer whose performance venues have ranged from intimate church weddings to professional football games. In today’s interview, she shares her early forays into music, her experience auditioning for The Voice, and an unexpected link between singing and her marketing career.
Meet strongDM | Sienna Gordon
Meet strongDM | Sienna Gordon
Sienna Gordon spent a year solo traveling the world. With a tight budget and a big sense of adventure, she slept in monasteries, zipped through tea fields, and even helped MedEvac someone to safety! Her big takeaway from the experience? There are a lot of nice people in the world. I think it’s fair to say that Sienna is one of them.
Crossing the Chasm from the Couch to strongDM
Crossing the Chasm from the Couch to strongDM
I thought I had solved the biggest problems in the cloud, so I shifted into the background to watch the next evolutions of technology pass me by. I had the comfortable couch, the latest game console, and plenty of time to regret the true state of my adult gaming reflexes. I thought I was done. I was wrong.
How we work: Backend Engineering
How we work: Backend Engineering
StrongDM is built around the people, and engineering is no exception. See how pair programming, small releases & enormous respect make SDM a great place to work.
Meet strongDM | Phil Hassey, Technical Lead
Meet strongDM | Phil Hassey, Technical Lead
Phil is the technical lead at strongDM. Prior to this, he was an indie game developer working on the multi-player game Galcon. This gave him a lot of experience in low-level network protocols and cross-network synchronization, as well as security. But as we’ll see, Phil’s interests extend well beyond the tech world.
Alternatives to Pomerium
Alternatives to Pomerium
Pomerium is an "identity-aware proxy" which aims to disrupt the VPN industry. Pomerium works on just about any device, providing remote access management solutions for individuals to enterprise level companies. Pomerium works as a SASE solution which allows users to manage authentication and authorization of any internal or third party application. Essentially, Pomerium adds SSO capabilities to just about any application. However, if you're looking for a more robust way to manage access to
Alternatives to Proofpoint
Alternatives to Proofpoint
Proofpoint is a SaaS based cybersecurity and compliance company which purchased Meta Networks in 2019. Proofpoint ZTNA (Meta Networks) is a Zero Trust Network Access provider that specializes in granting secure remote access from a user-level. They focus heavily on providing users with the ability to securely access company resources from any location, while ditching the need for a VPN. However, if you're looking for a simple and secure way, without expensive starting costs and required
Alternatives to BeyondTrust
Alternatives to BeyondTrust
BeyondTrust FKA Bomgar is an access management and endpoint security solution which provides end user access and monitoring for a variety of platforms and devices including: Linux, Windows, Mac, Unix, and other mobile and cloud platforms. BeyondTrust has a host of solutions in privileged identity & access management, privileged remote access and vulnerability management. However, if you're looking for a simple and secure way to manage access to databases, Kubernetes clusters, or other internal
Alternatives to Perimeter 81
Alternatives to Perimeter 81
Perimeter 81 is a cloud-based Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) platform that provides centralized access to local networks, applications, and cloud resources. The company takes a security-first approach and aims to disrupt the VPN industry by offering a simple and scalable network access alternative for organizations of all sizes. However, if you're looking for a more reliable and enterprise-ready solution to manage access to infrastructure, Perimeter 81 might not be the best solution for your
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