5 Tips to Stay Safe While Using Campus Wi-Fi

Nobody would argue that now Internet access is essential for the studying process. It has the potential to increase educational quality in a variety of ways. It provides access to a plethora of information, knowledge, and educational resources, expanding learning possibilities both inside and beyond the classroom. Teachers utilize internet resources to plan classes, and …

Cybersecurity News Headlines Update on October 16, 2021

Former Flight School Employee Arrested for Allegedly Altering Aircraft Data A former flight training school employee broke into the school’s systems and modified aircraft data. In some cases, aircraft that had needed maintenance were cleared to fly. Lauren Lide had been Flight Operations Manager at the Melbourne Flight Training school until she resigned from the …

How to optimize managed detection and response (MDR) offering and SOC activity

Cyber threat intelligence (CTI) has become a staple in the cybersecurity community, as it empowers companies and individuals with information that can be attributed to threat actors. However, not all MSSPs realize CTI’s full potential and the opportunities it can create. SOCs and MDR providers have a lot of catching up to do. The threat …

How to protect Active Directory against brute-force attacks vector

Brute-force attacks are the initial vector in many of today’s ransomware attacks. What’s more concerning is that the latest ransomware campaigns aren’t just encrypting data. They are also exfiltrating the information and threatening victims of data leaks if they fail to pay the ransom. Hence securing Active Directory—a key target in almost all ransomware attacks …

Cybersecurity News Headlines Update on September 29, 2021

Business Email Compromise Scheme Charges US federal prosecutors are charging four people with conspiracy to commit wire fraud for their roles in a business email compromise (BEC) scheme. The individuals allegedly used phishing and social engineering to access targeted organizations’ networks and email services to conduct fraud. Note The techniques used by this group point …

Cybersecurity News Headlines Update on August 27, 2021

White House Cyber Summit On Wednesday, August 25, US President Joe Biden met with leaders in the technology, education, finance, insurance, and energy sectors to discuss ways to improve national cybersecurity. Major technology companies have pledged to take steps to drive technology supply chain security and to invest of billions of dollars in the expansion …

Enterprise IT Risk Assessment: Streamline Risk Identification and Conduct Better Assessments, Faster

According to a Ponemon Institute study, about 76% of enterprises lack a clearly defined IT risk management strategy. As shocking as this might seem, it’s not all that surprising. We’ve put together this article to help you master the art of the enterprise IT risk assessment. It comes from years of experience running internal audits …

Work From Home Cybersecurity Tips

Since the introduction of personal computers and the World Wide Web, the world has adopted countless applications of digital devices and online capabilities. Aside from communication, technology also helped governments, banks, and businesses in automation, completing tasks quicker and achieving complex projects. However, despite these benefits, the risks from malware, theft, and other criminal acts …