BlueKeep Vulnerability - Patch, Don’t Delay.
05 June 2019
There is increasing concern that many organisations still have not applied a patch that fixes a vulnerability in the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP). The vulnerability known as BlueKeep, or more formally called CVE-2019-0708, can be applied to any internet facing systems running Windows XP or Windows 7, and Windows server versions 2003 and 2008.
Protecting Your Email with Email Security & Phishing Threat Assessment
30 April 2019
Email is a crucial business and communication medium in the digital world. The majority of our communications (including confidential communications) are carried out over email. Email is also the favorite mode of initial attack or entry point for most cyber criminal activities. Phishing, whaling, and malware campaigns are the most common examples w…
Which Essential Controls Should Be At The Top Of Your List?
15 March 2019
Plenty of good guidance is available to help improve an organisation’s information security. In Australia and New Zealand organisations such as the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) and Cert NZ publish very useful lists, to help us prioritise which controls to implement, based on the threat and incident data that is available to them.
Cybersecurity Continues To Be A Hot Topic In 2019
31 January 2019
2019 is off to a very hot start. In case you missed them, some of the notable IT security items that hit the news in December and January included -
A massive data breach exposed the private data of 500,000 guests of the Marriott International hotel chain and a high percentage of this data included passport and credit card numbers.