How Businesses Can Fortify Cyber Defenses Today

How Businesses Can Fortify Cyber Defenses Today   Joe Hoosech | June 15th, 2022For any business assessing its security posture and cyber defenses for the first time or one finally ready to seriously secure its operations, the process is truly daunting. There is an incredible number of variables to consider when structuring a meaningful cybersecurity […]

Cyber Insurance Brokers Partner with SpearTip to Minimize Claims and Increase Eligibility

Cyber Insurance Brokers Partner with SpearTip to Minimize Claims and Increase Eligibility     Jarrett Kolthoff | May 13th, 2022In the United States, small to mid-enterprise businesses (SMEs) account for 99.9% of all employers and, as such, are heavily targeted by threat actors deploying ransomware. SMEs are 490% more likely to experience a security breach […]

Constructing A Roadmap for Borderless Cyber Threats

Constructing A Roadmap for Borderless Cyber Threats   Timothy Reboulet | April 8th, 2022The United States Secret Service has a motto that every agent strives to affirm and demonstrate daily: “Worthy of Trust and Confidence”. Whether protecting the President or investigating global financial crimes, we recognize that the lives and well-being of those we serve […]

SpearTip’s 1st Law of Cybersecurity

SpearTip’s 1st Law of Cybersecurity   Ben Auton | March 12th, 2022There is an axiom in the technology lexicon known as the 1st Law of Cybersecurity: “If there is a vulnerability, it will be exploited. No exceptions.” This universally accepted truth postulated by Nick Espinosa, a long-time speaker and consultant regarding all things cyber, continues […]

Managed Service Providers and the State of Ransomware

Managed Service Providers

Managed Service Providers and the State of Ransomware     Joshua Peebels | January 22nd, 2022As the SOC Manager overseeing the ShadowSpear department, Joshua Peebels leads multiple teams of diverse and skilled engineers and analysts as they work 24/7 to secure, monitor, and advise Managed Service Providers on security best practices. Utilizing a developed think-on-his-feet […]

Jonathan Tock Featured in News Broadcast and Article

Jonathan Tock, Expert

Jonathan Tock Featured in News Broadcast and Article     SpearTip | January 4th, 2022This article featuring Jonathan Tock, Senior Director at SpearTip Cyber Counterintelligence, was written and published by Scripps National. By: Scripps National Posted at 12:22 PM, Dec 30, 2021, and last updated at 11:22 AM, Dec 30, 2021 The past year has shown […]

7 Predictions for the 2022 Cyber Threat Landscape

Cyber Threat Landscape

7 Predictions for the 2022 Cyber Threat Landscape   William Ekiss | December 10th, 20212021 was an unprecedented and altogether wild year regarding the cybersecurity and cyber threat landscape for many reasons: ransomware attacks rose over 100% from 2020, with the total cost of attacks approaching $20 billion dollars; most security breaches—upwards of 95%—were preventable […]

Forrester Research Reports on the Benefits of SpearTip’s ShadowSpear Platform

Forrester Research Reports

Forrester Research Reports on the Benefits of SpearTip’s ShadowSpear Platform Joe Hoosech | November 13th, 2021 SpearTip’s Senior Director of Operations, Joe Hoosech, commands SpearTip’s 24/7 Security Operations Center. Joe is a decorated Marine Corp Veteran who earned the rank of Master Sergeant (E-8) before retiring from active duty in 2005. Following his military service, […]

Ransomware Threat Continues to Evolve

Ransomware Threat

Ransomware Threat Continues to Evolve   William Ekiss | October 15th, 2021SpearTip consistently looks for experts in the St Louis region to add to our list of technical capabilities. This month, SpearTip’s very own William (Billy) Ekiss wanted to bring to light the many changes happening with the ransomware threat. Billy Ekiss puts his years […]

Ben Auton Recognized in 2021, 40 Under 40 Class

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Ben Auton Recognized in 2021, 40 Under 40 Class Every year, the St. Louis Business Journal creates a list of esteemed individuals in the area for their excellence and expertise. In this year’s 2021, 40 Under 40 Class, Ben Auton is being recognized for the continued hard work, leadership, and dedication he provides SpearTip with […]