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The tech-hikers’ guide to outthinking hackers

16 Květen, 2019 - 15:01

Introduction “Cybersecurity! Don’t talk to me about cybersecurity!” is what Marvin the Paranoid Android would say if his diodes stopped hurting. But Marvin also complained about performing “trivial tasks with a brain the size of a planet” — and one thing we can say about cybersecurity threat mitigation is that it is no trivial task. […]

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Hack the Box (HTB) Machines Walkthrough Series — Bashed

16 Květen, 2019 - 15:00

We are continuing with our review of Hack the Box (HTB) machines. HTB is an excellent platform that hosts machines belonging to multiple OSes. It also has some other challenges as well. Individuals have to solve the puzzle (simple enumeration plus pentest)  in order to log into the platform and download the VPN pack to […]

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What you need to know to avoid becoming a phishing scheme victim

15 Květen, 2019 - 15:01

Introduction A Lithuanian man is facing up to 30 years in prison this July for his role in a phishing scheme involving Facebook and Google. In March, he pled guilty to helping fleece the two companies out of a total of more than $100 million. Using a business email compromise (BEC), the wire fraud scheme […]

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Best information security management certifications

15 Květen, 2019 - 15:00

Learn how to become a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)   The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification path is geared towards individuals who manage, design, oversee or assess an enterprise’s information security.   Get started today Information Security Management Certifications — Choose Wisely Back in the day, if you asked someone in tech if […]

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How to ensure Windows Server is GDPR-compliant

14 Květen, 2019 - 15:01

Introduction The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), an EU law regulating the processing of personal data, came into force on May 25th, 2018. Organizations who breach the GDPR may be subject to fines of up to 20 million euros or 4% of their annual global revenue turnover. Taking into account the importance of the GDPR […]

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Guide to COBIT 2019

14 Květen, 2019 - 15:00

Introduction The Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) has recently introduced the first update for its COBIT 5 framework. The updated version, COBIT 2019, will allow organizations to develop, implement and organize governance strategies that are more collaborative, flexible and address new and evolving technology. Many companies, however, aren’t familiar with COBIT or the […]

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5 soft skills you need to be a successful security pro

13 Květen, 2019 - 15:02

Hands-on learning with Infosec Skills   Keep your skills fresh year-round. Identify and fill gaps with over 50 certification learning paths and 200 courses mapped to the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education’s CyberSeek model. Get started today. Start your free trial Introduction The pace of new cybersecurity professionals entering the field is not keeping up […]

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Zero trust security: What is it?

13 Květen, 2019 - 15:01

Never trust, always verify. Introduction: A short history of security and access control The development of cloud computing placed many applications at a turning point. Let’s start with an example. Back in the early- to mid-‘00s, Enterprise Rights Management software (ERM) began to struggle. ERM was developed to solve the issues of controlling enterprise content, […]

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Hack the Box (HTB) machines walkthrough series — Curling

13 Květen, 2019 - 15:00

Today, we’ll be continuing with our series on Hack the Box (HTB) machines. This article contains the walkthrough of an HTB machine named Bounty. HTB is an excellent platform that hosts machines belonging to multiple OSes. It also has some other challenges as well. Individuals have to solve the puzzle (simple enumeration plus pentest)  in […]

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Cybersecurity reporting and closing the skills gap with Dark Reading

9 Květen, 2019 - 21:00

On this episode of the Cyber Work podcast, Kelly Sheridan, reporter and staff editor for Dark Reading, discusses her extensive research and reporting on the cybersecurity skills gap and offers suggestions for employers and would-be cybersecurity experts to help close the gap. In the podcast, Sheridan and host Chris Sienko discuss: – When did you […]

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Threat hunting with Graylog

9 Květen, 2019 - 15:01

Introduction Graylog is a leading centralized log management solution which allows security teams to log, store and analyze huge amounts of data. One area where Graylog especially shines is in its analysis speeds. In this article, we’ll discuss how Graylog can be used to analyze data in a hypothetical threat-hunting scenario. Overview We set up […]

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Matrix 1: CTF walkthrough

9 Květen, 2019 - 15:00

Capture the Flag with VulnHub – Matrix In this article, we will solve a Capture the Flag (CTF) challenge that was posted on VulnHub by Ajay Verma. As per the description is given by the author, this is an intermediate-level CTF and the target of this CTF is to get the flag.txt file. You can […]

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Threat Hunting: Remediation

8 Květen, 2019 - 15:01

Introduction to Remediation The majority of a threat hunter’s role is looking for the “needle in the haystack” by using a variety of different tools and techniques to look for threats that may or may not even exist. However, sometimes the threat hunter actually finds something that has slipped past the organization’s defenses. At this […]

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Segmentation penetration testing for PCI compliance

8 Květen, 2019 - 15:00

Introduction – an overview of Network Segmentation Network segments are now a part of any organization or business’s infrastructure. Network segmentation is the splitting of a computer network within the infrastructure according to business requirements. Segmentation of a network serves many purposes. It helps in avoiding congestion in the overall network and isolates crucial segments […]

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Threat-hunting techniques: Conducting the hunt

7 Květen, 2019 - 15:01

Many organizations only perform reactive threat-hunting, searching for threats once it’s obvious that their environment has been compromised. A mature threat-hunting program requires proactive hunts, searching for threats that may or may not exist. This requires a different approach to the hunt since the lack of a clear threat means that there is no clear […]

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CyberSeek career path: Cybersecurity architect

7 Květen, 2019 - 15:00

Introduction: Becoming a Cybersecurity Architect For many in the cybersecurity field and those considering cybersecurity as a career focus, the coveted position of their dreams is that of cybersecurity architect. Cybersecurity architects are responsible for designing, building, deploying and testing information security systems within an IT network. But the question remains — what does the […]

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Hack the Box (HTB) machines walkthrough series — Bounty

6 Květen, 2019 - 17:17

Today, we’ll be continuing with our series on Hack the Box (HTB) machines. This article contains the walkthrough of an HTB machine named Bounty. HTB is an excellent platform that hosts machines belonging to multiple OSes. It also has some other challenges as well. Individuals have to solve the puzzle (simple enumeration plus pentest)  in […]

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Hack the Box (HTB) machines walkthrough series — Bounty was first posted on May 6, 2019 at 10:17 am.
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Women in cybersecurity — a mini Who’s Who

6 Květen, 2019 - 15:05

I started my career in science. When I left the pharmaceutical industry in the mid-‘90s, I was one of seven women in a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant with over 200 men. So when I came into the tech industry, I had some experience of being a lone female in a sea of male faces. However, when […]

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The CPT certification and exam

6 Květen, 2019 - 15:00

An introduction to the Certified Penetration Tester (CPT) Certification So you want to be among the next generation of information security professionals and make your contribution to ensure the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability (CIA) of online systems? Are you interested in the safeguard of digital assets, in protecting corporate networks and apps and advising business […]

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If your employees aren’t learning from your security training, are you really teaching?

3 Květen, 2019 - 19:03

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If your employees aren’t learning from your security training, are you really teaching? was first posted on May 3, 2019 at 12:03 pm.
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