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IT Security

Defender ATP security to Windows 7 PC

Microsoft opens top-tier Defender ATP security to Windows 7 PCsWindows Defender ATP, which can detect ongoing attacks on corporate networks and recommend a response, is now available for Windows 7 and 8.1. Microsoft’s Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection...

IPv4 Versus IPv6

Is The Internet Facing A Split? “Many players in the ISP segment are aware of the issues and the urgency to act.” The Internet is facing a technical split, we are entering into a future where it contains two sets of underlining Internet Protocols: IPv4 and the newest...

The cybersecurity legislation agenda

The cybersecurity legislation agenda: 5 areas to watchThe 116th Congress is only a few months old, but far-reaching cybersecurity bills to protect infrastructure and the supply chain, ensure election integrity, and build a security workforce are now being considered....

GandCrab Ransomware Slingers Target MSPs

GandCrab Ransomware Slingers Target MSPs A software company has been forced to remind customers to patch a two-year-old flaw in a third-party plug-in, after reports it is being exploited to infect scores of companies with GandCrab ransomware via their managed security...

Average DDoS attack volumes increase by 194%

Average DDoS attack volumes grew by 194% in 12 months The volume and complexity of DDoS attacks continued to grow in Europe during the final quarter of 2018, according to Link11. While Link11’s Security Operations Center (LSOC) registered 13,910 attacks in Q4 (12.7%...

Mac Malware Targets Cryptocurrency Wallets

New Mac Malware Targets Cookies to Steal From Cryptocurrency Wallets Mac users need to beware of a newly discovered piece of malware that steals their web browser cookies and credentials in an attempt to withdraw funds from their cryptocurrency exchange accounts....