CYBER SECURITY AUDIT SERVICES

The Mobius Cyber Security team recently completed a Cyber Security audit for a leading asset management client in the financial services industry. The objective of the project was to provide independent assurance on the adequacy and effectiveness of key Cyber Security controls in the environment. The project included an assessment of the organisations Cyber Security […]

CYBER RELATED THIRD PARTY RISK

A leading bank needed to understand the level of cyber related risk that Third Parties and Cloud Service Providers introduced into their business, and also wanted to understand how to mitigate these risks. Mobius assisted the bank by designing and developing a Third Party Cyber Risk Management (TPCRM) approach that was tailored to their unique […]

IMPROVE YOUR ORGANISATION’S PREPAREDNESS FOR A CYBER SECURITY ATTACK

Cyber Security and Incident Response A multinational client in the financial services industry recently asked Mobius to conduct a Cyber Security incident response review and simulation exercise. The primary objective of the project was to help improve the organisation’s readiness to respond to a major Cyber Security incident. The project included the following: Development of […]

PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT – INCIDENT SIMULATION FOR OIL AND GAS COMPANY

Mobius recently assisted an Oil and Gas company with a Cyber Security Incident Simulation exercise. The Primary objective of the Simulation was to test the company’s playbooks and stakeholder understanding and involvement in the incident response process. The key deliverables of the project were as follows: Create a tabletop Incident Scenarios including all the possible […]

CYBER SECURITY ASSESSMENT AND IMPROVEMENT ROADMAP

Mobius recently completed a Cyber Security Capability and Risk Assessment for a leading financial services organisation. The assessment was based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework and included both a risk-based and capability maturity based assessment. The project included the development of a cybersecurity Future State Roadmap for risk reduction and improved security capability. The key […]

INTRODUCING AMANDA HECHTER, SENIOR MANAGING CONSULTANT

        Technology consulting brings a new level of understanding to the implementation of information technology and benefits it can have for businesses; and Senior Managing Consultant at Mobius Consulting, Amanda Hechter is one such driver of the service line.   As part of the EXCO team and a service line leader, Amanda plays […]

XSS TO SHELL

ZERO-DAY ADVENTURES – UNKNOWN UNTIL WE FOUND THEM For the astute among you, you’ll notice that the chaining of these types of exploits has been seen/used often enough, but the implications thereof are often overlooked. In this write-up we delve a little deeper into a real life example of how we uncovered three zero-days in […]

INTRODUCING RAYMOND DU PLESSES, SENIOR MANAGING CONSULTANT

  BACKGROUND   Raymond du Plessis is based in Mobius’ Johannesburg office. He began his studies at the University of South Africa (UNISA) and he has gone on to complete vocational studies through professional bodies like ISACA and ISC. Raymond believes that continual education, and more importantly the knowledge that you gain from it, forms […]

ETHICAL HACKING AND CYBER SECURITY TESTING: 7 TESTS TO CHECK YOUR CYBER SECURITY

With Patrick Ryan, Managing Director; and Robert Len, Lead Security Tester of Mobius Consulting.      Remote Working may be the New Normal    To help slow down the spread of COVID-19, companies around the globe have sent their employees home, requiring them to work remotely. For some companies this transition to remote working was easy to implement as there has been […]

CORONA VIRUS AND WORKING REMOTELY

4 CRITICAL RISKS FOR A COMPANY TO MANAGE   Coronavirus poses a risk to humanity, possibly the greatest risk to our physical health that many of us have faced in our lifetime, and at the same time, unethical cybercriminals are using the pandemic as an opportunity to increase hacking attempts and phishing attacks. In order […]