Prasida Menon

Technical Marketing Engineer at Skyhigh focused on helping technologists cross the chasm into the illusive marketing world.

How Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Technology Works

Data loss prevention solutions are growing in popularity as enterprises look for ways to reduce...

By Prasida Menon | December 2, 2016

Can Cyber-Attacks Be Predicted?

According to the Global Economic Crime Survey 2016 published by PwC, cybercrime is now the...

By Prasida Menon | August 22, 2016

What is a Salt and How Does It Make Password Hashing More Secure?

LinkedIn’s massive data breach of 2012 continues to be a source of agony for the...

By Prasida Menon | July 20, 2016

Behind the Curtains: The Data Science Powering Cloud Threat Protection Part 3

For earlier posts in this series, see: part 1 and part 2 The deadline for...

By Prasida Menon | May 31, 2016

272 Million Password Dump Highlights Need for Strong, Unique Passwords

With the recent password dump of 272 million email credentials including Gmail, Hotmail, Microsoft, Yahoo...

By Prasida Menon | May 17, 2016

Data Integrity: The Next Trend in Cyber Attacks?

…The most destructive scenarios involve cyber actors launching several attacks on our critical infrastructure at...

By Prasida Menon | March 4, 2016

Is UEBA a Feature or a Product?

According to a 2015 report by Mandiant, the average targeted malware compromise was present for...

By Prasida Menon | January 22, 2016

Insider Threat Detection – Privileged User Threats

2015 was a watershed year for cybercrime, and what startled many observers was that a...

By Prasida Menon | January 6, 2016

Behind the Curtains: The Data Science Powering Cloud Threat Protection

Security breaches have risen by 48% in the last year according to the IDG CSO...

By Prasida Menon | December 10, 2015

How to Catch a Data Thief by Inspecting Their Cloud Usage

A recent study by Juniper Research suggests that with such rapid digitization of consumers’ lives...

By Prasida Menon | November 16, 2015