Optimal Cyber Security Programs through Best Practices

Your Cyber Security program needs to go beyond simple compliance. Simple Compliance Isn’t a Cyber Security Program… Going for Compliance is simply meeting the requirements, but it isn’t really protecting your business from the cutting edge attacks and issues that businesses are facing in 2015. (more…)
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Potential Security Breaches are Everywhere

Potential security breaches are everywhere, yet we tend to think of the base connected device as secure. We worry about the software we add to our computer, but we also think a simple firewall will stop threats from getting through. (more…)
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Zero-Day Vulnerability Affects Adobe Flash

A new zero-day vulnerability that affects Adobe Flash has been discovered, and is already being exploited by cyber criminals. Attackers are using compromised websites to exploit a new vulnerability in Flash Player. The new exploit was observed in a drive-by-download attack launched with an exploit kit called Angler. (more…)
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The Most Popular Forms of Social Engineering

Social engineering is the art of manipulating people so that they give up confidential information. The types of information these criminals seek can vary, but when individuals are targeted, the criminals are usually trying to trick you into giving them your passwords or bank information, or access to your computer to secretly install malicious software…
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Ransomware – Crypto Locker 2.0

Ransomware: Cryptowall 2.0 In the “old” days, malware and viruses were primarily an annoyance. They would slow your system down, fill your screen with popups and annoying ads, and sometimes they would even hide shared network folders. But the cleanup was simple as you could remove the virus by running a virus scan in SAFE…
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Hardening Exchange Server

There have been several attacks on various SSL configurations over the last few years, so it is important to keep your systems up to date with patches and best practice configurations. Microsoft Exchange is one of those services that uses SSL for secure communication. This article will focus on hardening a Microsoft Exchange server by…
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