MAZE Ransomware: 3x Threat to Data Security

MAZE Ransomware represents a change for the worse in the capabilities of online hackers today. Traditional backup strategies are no longer enough to provide a get-out-of-jail-free card when hit with ransomware. Data confidentiality is also at risk now and that changes who will pay ransoms dramatically. Prepare now to avoid this scourge of online hacking.

April 28th, 2020

Critical Microsoft Vulnerabilities

Infrequently, Microsoft released critical vulnerability alerts and patches that are so important to know about, that you should stop what you’re doing and review them and plan to patch as soon as possible. This is one of those times.

January 14th, 2020

Social Media Bots

In addition to Malware Bots that do the bidding of a hacker, there are also social media “bots”.  These bots refer to automated social media accounts that publish lots of …

January 3rd, 2020

IDS

Network-Based Intrusion Prevention

Network-based Intrusion Prevention Services (aka NIPS) is a preemptive approach to network security used to identify potential threats and respond to them swiftly. Like network intrusion detection systems (NIDS), Network-based Intrusion Prevention System (NIPS) monitors …

December 26th, 2019

Risk Reduction (Limitation)

Risk Reduction (limitation) is the most common risk management strategy used by businesses. This strategy limits a company’s exposure by taking some action. It is a strategy employing a bit …

December 20th, 2019

Compromised Credentials

Compromised credentials are rampant online. Over 82% of breaches relate back to stolen passwords and phishing attacks. Learn what to do about it.

December 7th, 2019

HowTo: Add a New Client to CyberHoot

This video was created specifically for MSP’s with SuperUser access to CyberHoot and its multi-tenant deployments.  Regular Administrators will not have access to these menus. This video provides you a …

December 3rd, 2019

Typosquatting

Typosquatting

Typosquatting is also called URL hijacking. It is a form of cybersquatting which relies on mistakes such as typographical errors made by Internet users when inputting a website address into …

November 19th, 2019