Cloud Misconceptions Are Pervasive Across Enterprises
Paul Martini, The CEO, co-founder and chief architect of ibossCommentary
Shadow IT is rampant at many organizations that rely upon cloud-delivered tools and services to enable remote work, according to a new study. Here's what security teams need to do about it.
By Paul Martini The CEO, co-founder and chief architect of iboss, 4/25/2018
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How to Leverage Artificial Intelligence for Cybersecurity
Joe Cosmano, Senior Vice President of Engineering Services, ibossCommentary
AI and predictive analytics should be used to augment a companys security team, not replace it. Here's why.
By Joe Cosmano Senior Vice President of Engineering Services, iboss, 4/18/2018
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Avoiding the Ransomware Mistakes that Crippled Atlanta
Chris Park, Chris Park, CIO, ibossCommentary
What made Atlanta an easy target was its outdated use of technology: old computers running on non-supported platforms, which are also a characteristic of many municipalities and most major cities.
By Chris Park Chris Park, CIO, iboss, 4/11/2018
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Securing Retail Networks for an Omnichannel Future
Peter Martini, President and Co-FounderCommentary
Retailers who haphazardly move to digital from a brick-and-mortar environment can leave their businesses open to significant cybersecurity vulnerabilities. Here's how to avoid the pitfalls.
By Peter Martini President and Co-Founder, 4/4/2018
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Getting Ahead of Internet of Things Security in the Enterprise
Simon Eappariello, Senior VP Product & Engineering, EMEIA, ibossCommentary
In anticipation of an IoT-centric future, CISOs must be rigorous in shoring up defenses that provide real-time insights across all network access points.
By Simon Eappariello Senior VP Product & Engineering, EMEIA, iboss, 3/28/2018
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Cybersecurity Spring Cleaning: 3 Must-Dos for 2018
Paul Martini, The CEO, co-founder and chief architect of ibossCommentary
Why 'Spectre' and 'Meltdown,' GDPR, and the Internet of Things are three areas security teams should declutter and prioritize in the coming months.
By Paul Martini The CEO, co-founder and chief architect of iboss, 3/21/2018
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How to Interpret the SECs Latest Guidance on Data Breach Disclosure
Peter Martini, President and Co-FounderCommentary
Forward-looking organizations should view this as an opportunity to reevaluate their cybersecurity posture and install best practices that should have already been in place.
By Peter Martini President and Co-Founder, 3/14/2018
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Virtual Private Networks: Why Their Days Are Numbered
Chris Park, Chris Park, CIO, ibossCommentary
As companies move to the cloud and depend less on physical servers and network connections, their reliance on VPNs for security will eventually evolve, if not disappear altogether.
By Chris Park Chris Park, CIO, iboss, 2/28/2018
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Getting Started with IoT Security in Healthcare
Chris Park, Chris Park, CIO, ibossCommentary
Theres a hazard that comes with introducing any new element into patient care whether it's a new drug or a connected device. These four steps will help keep patients safe.
By Chris Park Chris Park, CIO, iboss, 2/21/2018
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The GDPR Clock Is Running Out. Now What?
Simon Eappariello, Senior VP Product & Engineering, EMEIA, ibossCommentary
Many organizations impacted by new European Union data privacy rules that go into effect May 25 are still blind to some of the basics.
By Simon Eappariello Senior VP Product & Engineering, EMEIA, iboss, 2/14/2018
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Top Cloud Security Misconceptions Plaguing Enterprises
Paul Martini, The CEO, co-founder and chief architect of ibossCommentary
Contrary to popular opinion, there is no one single cloud. There are a wealth of cloud-based providers that own dedicated server space across the globe. Heres how to find the best fit for your company.
By Paul Martini The CEO, co-founder and chief architect of iboss, 2/7/2018
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Data Encryption: 4 Common Pitfalls
Joe Cosmano, Senior Vice President of Engineering Services, ibossCommentary
To maximize encryption effectiveness you must minimize adverse effects in network performance and complexity. Here's how.
By Joe Cosmano Senior Vice President of Engineering Services, iboss, 1/31/2018
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Selling Cloud-Based Cybersecurity to a Skeptic
Paul Martini, The CEO, co-founder and chief architect of ibossCommentary
When it comes to security, organizations dont need to look at cloud as an either/or proposition. But there are misconceptions that need to be addressed.
By Paul Martini The CEO, co-founder and chief architect of iboss, 1/26/2018
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Applying Defense-in-Depth to the Digital Battlefield
Chris Park, Chris Park, CIO, ibossCommentary
How a layered security strategy can minimize the threat and impact of a data breach.
By Chris Park Chris Park, CIO, iboss, 1/18/2018
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Top 3 Pitfalls of Securing the Decentralized Enterprise
Paul Martini, The CEO, co-founder and chief architect of ibossCommentary
Doubling down on outdated security practices while the number of users leveraging your enterprise network grows is a race to the bottom for businesses moving to distributed workflows.
By Paul Martini The CEO, co-founder and chief architect of iboss, 1/16/2018
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'Hidden Tunnels' Help Hackers Launch Financial Services Attacks
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading,  6/20/2018
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CVE-2018-12526
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-21
Telesquare SDT-CS3B1 and SDT-CW3B1 devices through 1.2.0 have a default factory account. Remote attackers can obtain access to the device via TELNET using a hardcoded account.
CVE-2018-1253
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-21
RSA Authentication Manager Operation Console, versions 8.3 P1 and earlier, contains a stored cross-site scripting vulnerability. A malicious Operations Console administrator could potentially exploit this vulnerability to store arbitrary HTML or JavaScript code through the web interface. When other ...
CVE-2018-1254
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-21
RSA Authentication Manager Security Console, versions 8.3 P1 and earlier, contains a reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability. A remote unauthenticated attacker could potentially exploit this vulnerability by tricking a victim Security Console administrator to supply malicious HTML or JavaScript...
CVE-2018-12615
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-21
An issue was discovered in switchGroup() in agent/ExecHelper/ExecHelperMain.cpp in Phusion Passenger before 5.3.2. The set of groups (gidset) is not set correctly, leaving it up to randomness (i.e., uninitialized memory) which supplementary groups are actually being set while lowering privileges.
CVE-2016-10723
PUBLISHED: 2018-06-21
** DISPUTED ** An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel through 4.17.2. Since the page allocator does not yield CPU resources to the owner of the oom_lock mutex, a local unprivileged user can trivially lock up the system forever by wasting CPU resources from the page allocator (e.g., via concurre...