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Security Insights  |  16 November 2020

Out of the crisis and into the cloud

In the coming year, companies will increasingly depend on how quickly and how well they are able to make use of cloud and remote work solutions.

Myra News  |  3 November 2020

Myra Security receives
8-digit investment

For the technology leader founded in 2012, this is the next logical step.

Threat Landscape  |  2 November 2020

Trending Topics cybersecurity – October 2020

Cyber warfare is increasingly gaining in significance. This is exemplified by a pre-emptive digital strike by the U.S. military against the Russian-controlled TrickBot botnet.

Threat Landscape  |  2 November 2020

Cyber warfare: US military succeeds in strike against the TrickBot botnet

The U.S. Cyber Command has temporarily disrupted the botnet allegedly controlled by Russian cyber criminals to prevent it from impacting the U.S. presidential election.

Threat Landscape  |  9 October 2020

Lives depend on cybersecurity in critical infrastructures

A ransomware attack brought down key systems at the University Hospital of Düsseldorf. Due to limited operations, there were major restrictions in patient care – with tragic consequences.

Myra News  |  17 September 2020

An Overview of the Myra Platform

The Myra Security-as-a-Service platform is conceived as a comprehensive protection concept for securing digital business processes. The individual solutions interact seamlessly to ensure robust IT security, performance, and certified compliance.

Threat Landscape  |  11 September 2020

DRDoS & RDoS: Blackmail Using Reflection Attacks

Cybercriminals are increasingly employing reflection attacks using massive volumes of bandwidth to bring the Internet services of companies to their knees. These powerful DDoS attacks are designed to exact high ransoms – and those who fail to pay up come under fire.

Security Insights  |  3 September 2020

BaFin demands higher hurdles for IT outsourcing

Raimund Röseler, BaFin Executive Director for Banking Supervision, is in favor of IT outsourcing to qualified service providers. However, he is calling for the right of direct control over the service providers. Banks must choose their IT partners with care.

Myra News  |  2 September 2020

Entrepreneur of the Year 2020

Sascha Schumann and Paul Kaffsack, the founders of technology producer Myra Security, were nominated as finalists for the “Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2020”. The EY is one of the most prestigious entrepreneur awards in the world.

Threat Landscape  |  2 September 2020

DDoS blackmailers attack in the name of “Fancy Bear”

Cybercriminals are blackmailing German companies into paying large ransoms using the name of the Fancy Bear hacker gang. Those failing to heed the attackers’ demands face the prospect of critical DDoS attacks.

Myra News  |  21 August 2020

An overview of the Myra platform: Web Intelligence

The Myra Security-as-a-Service platform is designed as a comprehensive protection concept for securing digital business processes. The individual solutions blend seamlessly together to ensure consistent IT security, performance, and certified compliance. Thanks to Myra Web Intelligence, companies always have a clear view of all incoming traffic and, therefore, can carry out data analysis as required.

Myra News  |  17 August 2020

An overview of the Myra platform: Web Application Security

The Myra Security-as-a-Service platform is designed as a comprehensive protection concept for securing digital business processes. The individual solutions blend seamlessly together to ensure consistent IT security, performance, and certified compliance. Web Application Security provides reliable protection for online services against malicious manipulation and harmful traffic.

Myra News  |  27 July 2020

An overview of the Myra platform: Multi Site Load Balancer

The Myra Security-as-a-Service platform is designed as a comprehensive protection concept for securing digital business processes. The individual solutions blend seamlessly together to ensure consistent IT security, performance, and certified compliance. The Myra Multi Site Load Balancer ensures optimum load balancing and reliability.

Myra News  |  20 July 2020

An overview of the Myra platform: Content Delivery Network

The Myra Security-as-a-Service platform is designed as a comprehensive protection concept for securing digital business processes. The individual solutions blend seamlessly together to ensure consistent IT security, performance, and certified compliance. The Myra CDN ensures consistent performance on the web.

Threat Landscape  |  16 July 2020

Social engineering: What the Twitter hack shows us

Attackers have successfully hijacked countless celebrity and corporate accounts on Twitter and used them for fraudulent spam messages. The blame for this was not a security hole in the Twitter systems, but a successful attack via social engineering on an employee of the service. You can find out what the attack was about here:

Security Insights  |  15 July 2020

Digitization in healthcare in demand as never before

International studies show that patients are increasingly demanding digital treatment methods such as telemedicine, health apps or AI-supported diagnosis programs. However, IT security, data protection and compliance are the basis for successful digitization in the healthcare sector.

Myra News  |  13 July 2020

An overview of the Myra platform: DDoS Protection

The Myra Security-as-a-Service platform is designed as a comprehensive protection concept for securing digital business processes. The individual solutions blend seamlessly together to ensure consistent IT security, performance, and certified compliance. A central component of the platform is Myra DDoS Protection. Learn more here:

Threat Landscape  |  8 July 2020

Cybercrime: What’s behind digital crime?

Cybercrime continues to gain momentum with increasing digitalisation and causes billions of dollars in damage to the economy, state and society. You can find out more about the multi-layered threat from the Internet here:

Security Insights  |  25 June 2020

Cloud computing in the passing lane

The topic of cloud computing is more important for German companies than ever before. Over three-quarters of all companies relied on computing power from the cloud last year - and the trend is still rising.

Security Insights  |  22 June 2020

Finance & insurance: Web applications are an Achilles’ heel

The finance and insurance industry remains one of the most popular targets of cybercriminals. Attackers access sensitive data primarily via gaps in web applications.

Myra News  |  5 May 2020

Trusted Cloud label: Myra sets the bar for certified quality even higher

New seal of approval for Myra Security: Trusted Cloud distinguishes trustworthy cloud services and thus gives users guidance in selecting secure and legally compliant technologies.

Myra News  |  23 January 2020

Round2 invests in Myra

Investment in Myra Security shows outstanding performance. Round2 invests in those rare companies that are continuously above the target mark and are gaining speed.

Myra News  |  22 January 2020

Myra HQ expanding

Our office building will be expanded by another 500 sqm to create capacity for over 30 additional employees. The space will be integrated into the existing space and will thus also receive comprehensive security and infrastructure.

Myra News  |  18 December 2019

PCI DSS certification for Myra Security

We meet all requirements of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). We thus prove that credit card transactions run securely over the Myra Security infrastructure.