Over the last several years, the number and magnitude of cyber security breaches has steadily increased. To date, numerous institutions, big and small, both private and public, have disclosed that databases containing customer identities and other private information have been exposed and compromised. Yet, there is hope for organizations and their employees alike, in the form of sophisticated cyber defense tools ...Read More »
Monthly Archives: July 2017
Source Code For SLocker Android Ransomware That Mimics WannaCry Leaked Online
Bad news for Android users — Source code of for one of the oldest mobile and popular Android ransomware families has been leaked online, making it available for cyber criminals who can use it to develop more customised and advanced variants of Android ransomware. Source code for the SLocker ransomware, which saw a six-fold increase in the number of new versions over ...Read More »
What is the hype around Firewall as a Service?
Admit it. Who would not want their firewall maintenance grunt work to go away? For more than 20 years, companies either managed their edge firewall appliances or had service providers rack-and-stack appliances in their data centers and did it for them. This was called a managed firewall — an appliance wrapped with a managed service, often from a carrier or managed security ...Read More »