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CISSP: DoD Cyber Strategy

30 Březen, 2018 - 21:47

Introduction The United States is one of the pioneers in elaborating a formal and thorough cyber-strategy for ensuring its national interests in cyberspace. Following the formal declaration of cyberspace as one of the five battlefields (with air, sea, land, and space) in 2009, together with the establishment of United States Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM), the U.S. […]

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CISSP: DoD 8570 Overview

30 Březen, 2018 - 21:33

Introduction Cyberspace has been officially considered as a battlefield for approximately a decade in many states. Not only cybercriminals, but also states actively participate in launching cyberattacks aiming at sabotaging their adversaries for both monetary gain and strategic considerations. Consequently, in this troubled water, the defensive side has to overview potential attackers of multidimensional objectives […]

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CISSP for Government, Military and Non-Profit Organizations

30 Březen, 2018 - 21:16

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) is an independent information security certification for IT professionals administered by the International Information System Security Certification Consortium, (ISC). CISSP is recognized globally as one of the leading certifications in the field of IT security. Since 2015, the CISSP curriculum has focused on eight specific aspects. These are: Security […]

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CISSP: Salary Data

30 Březen, 2018 - 21:06

Introduction As a security professional, you want to ensure that you’re earning a recognized credential that will help you earn more in the information security field. The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification has become the gold standard here, but what does that translate into in terms of annual average salary? While you can […]

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CISSP: Current Status

30 Březen, 2018 - 20:57

While the Certified Information Systems Security Personnel (CISSP) certification has been touted as the gold standard for IT professionals for a long time, that longevity can seem to work against you. Is CISSP certification still relevant in today’s world? Is it still an ideal option for your needs? If you do complete the exam successfully […]

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Which Are the Most Exploited Flaws by Cybercriminal Organizations?

30 Březen, 2018 - 19:23

Which are the weapons in the arsenal of cybercrime gangs? Which are the most exploited vulnerabilities? To respond to these questions let’s analyze the annual report published by the threat intelligence firm Recorded Future that analyzes Top Ten vulnerabilities used by crooks. The report is based on the analysis of open, deep, and dark web sources; […]

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Introduction to the Nikto Web Application Vulnerability Scanner

30 Březen, 2018 - 19:16

Introduction The increase in web applications on the internet today raises a security concern because in some cases, security is haphazardly considered during development. As a result, we often end up having vulnerable web apps that attackers might exploit, jeopardizing user information. To address this, multiple vulnerability scanners targeting web applications exist. In this article, […]

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Introduction to OWASP ZAP for Web Application Security Assessments

30 Březen, 2018 - 18:46

Introduction The OWASP Zed Attack Proxy (ZAP) is one of the world’s most popular web application security testing tools. It is made available for free as an open source project, and is contributed to and maintained by OWASP. The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a vendor-neutral, non-profit group of volunteers dedicated to making […]

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Computer Forensics: Network Forensics Analysis and Examination Steps

30 Březen, 2018 - 18:14

Introduction Devices connected to network continue to proliferate; computers, smartphones, tablets etc. As the number of attacks against networked systems grow, the importance of network forensics has increased and become critical. To deploy immediate response in case of an attack, network clerks should be able to discover and understand what attackers did so far and […]

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Windows Subsystem for Linux

30 Březen, 2018 - 16:36

Microsoft has started developing cross-platform integrations into Windows 10. The Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) is an example of one these integrations that has developers excited. With these new integrations comes new security concerns. This article will examine how WSL works and concerns found thus far. What is WSL? The WSL allows Windows users to […]

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File Decoys for Endpoints

30 Březen, 2018 - 16:09

In a typical scenario, threat actors try to gather as much information as possible (such as sensitive documents like credit card numbers, SSN details, and passwords stored in unprotected text files, etc.) about their targets after a successful exfiltration. It is possible to detect such malicious attempts by deploying file decoys or baits on endpoints […]

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How to Identify and Mitigate XXE Vulnerabilities

30 Březen, 2018 - 05:42

Introduction Security vulnerabilities that are created through the serialization of sensitive data are well known, yet some developers are still falling into this trap. We will look at some basic web application safeguards that you can employ to keep your applications hardened against this growing threat. To help understand this growing problem, we will turn […]

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Avoid Disaster with Monitoring and Logging

30 Březen, 2018 - 04:51

If you have ever been at the epicenter of a security breach relating to online web apps and services, you know just how important your system logs can be as you to try piece together just what went wrong. All too often, we find in the aftermath of a catastrophe that basic logs were not […]

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CISSP: Security Management Processes

30 Březen, 2018 - 00:34

Introduction Whether your company’s product is pencils or data management, you just can’t survive without an IT department these days. More important, that IT department is about more than keeping the printers connected. IT security experts have a responsibility to manage risk and ensure security across the network and the best way to keep ahead […]

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How WannaCry Ransomware Crippled Healthcare

30 Březen, 2018 - 00:12

Perspective What do you get when you combine stolen government hacking tools, an unpatched system, and shady operatives from North Korea? The answer is one seriously debilitating cyber attack. Using the now-infamous malware derivative known as ransomware, a malicious campaign known as WannaCry built itself on the backs of previous threats, essentially modernizing the attack […]

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Computer Forensics: Administrative Investigations and the CCFE Exam

29 Březen, 2018 - 23:05

Introduction One of the best ways to measure and evaluate the technological progressions of the modern age is to examine the evolution of digital forensics. The invention of the internet brought about a lot of exciting new innovations and methods of contact, but it also introduced a new breed of crime known as a cyberattack. […]

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Benefits of Using a Third-Party Pen Testing Company

29 Březen, 2018 - 22:45

Benefits of Pen Testing The process of penetration testing (pen testing) is one of the best ways to visualize one’s own computer system—including its potential flaws and weaknesses—through the eyes of an outsider. It allows users to view the digital landscape from an threat perspective by launching a simulated cyberattack against a friendly computer system […]

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Computer Forensics: Multimedia and Content Forensics

29 Březen, 2018 - 20:37

Introduction Probably one of the most exciting and relevant fields in the computing world today is forensics. Much like its criminal namesake, computer forensics is the practice of collecting, analyzing, and reporting on digital data so that is both legal and admissible in court. It is an evidence-based process that can be used for the […]

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Computer Forensics: Intellectual Property Investigations and the CCFE

29 Březen, 2018 - 20:25

Introduction The characteristics of cybercrime are always shifting, just like the laws that are passed to handle cybercrime. When something goes awry in the digital world, new amendments are added to strengthen the laws and make them more effective. But, because the Internet is vast, with so much multimedia and written content, lawmakers sometimes have […]

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10 Steps to Avoid Insecure Deserialization

29 Březen, 2018 - 19:12

Introduction You might think that your applications are secure and safe from prying eyes, but hackers are using ever more sophisticated methods to capture your user data over the Internet. We will explore some of the most common insecure deserialization methods that have been uncovered recently, and look at 10 steps that can be implemented […]

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