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1 February, 2018 | Ryan Brooks

Top 20 Critical Security Controls for Effective Cyber Defense

With data breaches increasing, more than ever organizations have to ensure that they have all necessary security controls in place to keep their data safe. As a response to growing security threats, the SANS Institute, together with the Center for Internet Security (CIS) and other organizations,...
29 January, 2018 | Jeff Melnick

Meltdown & Spectre Part 1. Meltdown of Intel Processor Security

Three weeks have already passed since Meltdown and Spectre turned out to be the biggest chip-level flaw in the history of CPU, affecting all processors since 1995. Meaning that almost every laptop, desktop, server, smartphone and other devices have these vulnerabilities. Jann Horn made the initial...
26 January, 2018 | Ryan Brooks

SysAdmin Magazine: Danger in the Cloud

What is the cloud for you: friend or foe? It can be a great IT asset for your company — but you have to know how to navigate its dangers. Discover what threatens data that resides in the cloud and learn how to protect it, with the January edition of SysAdmin Magazine. Inside, you’ll find all of...
23 January, 2018 | Jeff Melnick

Cloud Security Risks and Concerns in 2018

In 2015, Gartner predicted  that 95% of security failures in the cloud through 2020 will be the customer’s fault. The new Netwrix 2018 Cloud Security Report supports this prediction, noting that employees were considered responsible for 58% of security breaches in 2017, even though most attacks...
20 November, 2017 | Ryan Brooks

The Top 5 IT Security Trends for 2018

In 2017, the IT community was primarily focused on mitigating external threats, such as cloud hacks and state-sponsored cyber attacks. However, many of this year’s data breaches — notably Equifax and Anthem — were actually the result of insider misuse or human mistakes. These breaches clearly...
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