US 11,757,933 B1
System and method for agentless lateral movement protection from ransomware for endpoints deployed under a default gateway with point to point links
Ritesh R. Agrawal, San Jose, CA (US); Vinay Adavi, Sunnyvale, CA (US); and Satish M. Mohan, San Jose, CA (US)
Assigned to AIRGAP NETWORKS INC., Santa Clara, CA (US)
Filed by Airgap Networks Inc., Santa Clara, CA (US)
Filed on Aug. 15, 2022, as Appl. No. 17/888,370.
Application 17/888,370 is a continuation in part of application No. 17/521,092, filed on Nov. 8, 2021.
Application 17/521,092 is a continuation of application No. 17/357,757, filed on Jun. 24, 2021, granted, now 11,171,985, issued on Nov. 9, 2021.
Int. Cl. H04L 9/40 (2022.01); H04L 12/46 (2006.01)
CPC H04L 63/1466 (2013.01) [H04L 12/4641 (2013.01); H04L 63/1416 (2013.01)] 25 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A computer-implemented method of providing protection from ransomware attacks, comprising:
extending a browser to form an extended enterprise browser for an endpoint device in an enterprise network environment to support at least two different endpoint authentication security certificates corresponding to at least two different ransomware risk level postures; and
authenticating a user of the endpoint device with an identity provider, wherein an authentication security certificate is selected by the extended enterprise browser based on at least one of a ransomware threat risk level of the endpoint device and a ransomware threat risk level of the enterprise network environment.