Helpful cybersecurity downloads to better prepare you and your organization.

Next-Gen XDR: Understand Its Power, Unleash Its Potential

Extended Detection and Response (XDR) is one of the most comprehensive security solutions currently available. Learn more about how it works and why you should implement it in your security strategy.

The Complete Checklist for Choosing an MDR Provider

Take the guesswork out of finding the right MDR provider. Download our free checklist with nearly 80 questions designed to help you discover what makes an MDR business credible.

Seal the Deal: A Talk Track for Selling XDR Security to Your Boss

This resource will help you articulate some of the top benefits of XDR to decision makers including complete protection, cost-effectiveness and active response.

Major Incident Post Mortem Template

An incident postmortem is an essential step to take after a cyber attack. Download our free template to help you with the process.

The Complete MDR Buyer's Guide

Managed Detection and Response is one of the most comprehensive security solutions currently available. Learn more about what to expect with MDR with this ultimate guide.

Microsoft O365 Mail Filtering Best Practices

The following is a collection of Office 365 mail flow rule configurations that will help you reduce spam and phishing attempts on your organization. 

Creating an Achievable Security Budget

A comprehensive guide to exploring and understanding the costs and benefits of developing a security program for your organization

BitLyft Cybersecurity Assessment

A cybersecurity assessment is a great first step in uncovering any areas you may not consider a vulnerability or areas that might need additional support.

How to Build a Security Operations Center

A comparison guide that examines the best ways for your organization gain a security operations center with in-house and vendor solutions.

The Top 7 Pitfalls of Using SIEM Tools

There is no such thing as a perfect SIEM tool. Deciding which tool is best depends on your needs and outcomes. We have compiled a list of the most common pitfalls to avoid when deciding to use a SIEM tool.


With so many cybersecurity solutions available, you may be wondering which is the best. Learn the meaning behind common terminology and the differences between the top offerings in the market place.

10 Questions You Need to Ask SOCaaS Providers

We created the following list of questions to ask potential cybersecurity vendors to help you make sure you're getting what you really need to protect your organization.

GLBA Guide for Higher Education Institutions

GLBA rules and regulations has gone through changes throughout the years. In this guide, you'll learn a short history of GLBA changes and why it matters now more than ever to ensure compliance.

Cybersecurity Logging and Monitoring

This guide provides an overview of the benefits of log collection and explains how to use the data to make your organization more secure.