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How to pick the best cyber range for your cybersecurity training needs and budget

7 Říjen, 2020 - 15:06

Introduction Whether your organization is tired of being held back by the cybersecurity workforce skills gap or your management team has watched the worst that a cyberattack could do to a peer organization, the time has come to do something about it. One of the best decisions your organization can make is to explore how […]

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Monitoring business communication tools like Slack for data infiltration risks

7 Říjen, 2020 - 15:03

Introduction If you’re sending instant messages at work, chances are you’re using Slack, the business-oriented analog of WhatsApp or Discord. Slack currently boasts over 12 million users worldwide, and as more businesses turn to remote or hybrid work environments, that number is only expected to grow. But Slack’s popularity raises a very important question: exactly […]

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Inside the Lyceum/Hexane malware

7 Říjen, 2020 - 15:01

The Lyceum/Hexane Cybercrime Group Lyceum and Hexane are two industry designations for an APT group that was discovered in August 2019 and was operating without detection for at least a year and possibly since April 2018. The Lyceum/Hexane APT focuses their attacks on companies within the oil, gas and telecommunications industries operating in the Middle […]

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Are open-source security tools secure? Weighing the pros and cons

6 Říjen, 2020 - 16:40

Introduction There is a myth that good security solutions are necessarily expensive, but the truth is that there are many options, not only at low cost, but even excellent free tools that can be employed to protect most businesses. A good example of this is OWASP’s list of free for Open Source Application Security Tools, […]

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What is a cyber range?

6 Říjen, 2020 - 15:06

Introduction When it comes to cyberthreats, it is not a matter of if, but when an organization is going to be targeted by cybercriminals. Will you and your organization be ready? Fortunately, the real thing does not have to be the first time that you or your team has their skills put to the test. […]

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Microsoft Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900) Domains Overview

6 Říjen, 2020 - 15:02

Introduction The Microsoft Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900) certification exam is a great way for someone new to the field of cloud computing to demonstrate knowledge, interest and experience to current or potential employers. In this article, we will offer an overview of Microsoft Azure’s most popular certification — the Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals certification. We will […]

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Hack the Box (HTB) machines walkthrough series — Cascade (Part 1)

5 Říjen, 2020 - 15:05

Today, we will be continuing with our exploration of Hack the Box (HTB) machines, as seen in previous articles. This walkthrough is the first half of an HTB machine named Cascade. HTB is an excellent platform that hosts machines belonging to multiple OSes. It also has some other challenges as well. Individuals have to solve […]

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Microsoft Azure Certification: Overview And Career Path

5 Říjen, 2020 - 15:03

Introduction The global COVID-19 pandemic has forced individuals and organizations to adopt new ways of doing daily tasks, from working to learning. It has also accelerated the journey to the cloud for many organizations; for others, it has made them more reliant on the cloud. With that move comes a demand for professionals with cloud […]

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CCNA certification prep: Security fundamentals

5 Říjen, 2020 - 15:01

Introduction In modern networks, security is not an afterthought. You need to know how to build secure networks from the outset. Security has to be woven into the very fabric of the network.  The 200-301 CCNA exam covers security fundamentals among a broad range of networking topics. This article describes what you need to know […]

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ZION: 1.2 — VulnHub CTF walkthrough (part 1)

1 Říjen, 2020 - 15:05

Introduction In this article, we will solve a Capture the Flag (CTF) challenge that was posted on the VulnHub website by André Henrique. Per the description given by the author, you must “Help Morpheus to leave the Matrix and return to Zion.” To do so, we have to find and read two flags (user and […]

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ZION: 1.2 — VulnHub CTF walkthrough (part 1) was first posted on October 1, 2020 at 8:05 am.
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Tycoon malware: What it is, how it works and how to prevent it | Malware spotlight

1 Říjen, 2020 - 15:03

Introduction It has been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. In the world of malware, a picture is worth an infection — in other words, a picture can actually be the malware (ransomware, specifically in this case) that initially infects the compromised machine. This malware is called Tycoon and it uses an […]

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Cybercrime at scale: Dissecting a dark web phishing kit

1 Říjen, 2020 - 15:01

Introduction to dark web phishing kits The internet is like an iceberg: there is a lot more to it than can be seen from the surface. In addition to the surface web (what can be accessed and indexed by search engines), there is the deep web (gated content on internet-connected computers) and the darknet or […]

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BPCS & SIS

30 Září, 2020 - 21:15

Introduction Cybersecurity in the process industries is a growing concern due to the increasing number of cyber attacks against industrial control systems (ICS) and the presence of a large number of legacy devices that are not designed to be resilient to modern threats.  In many industrial environments there are a heavy presence of legacy systems. […]

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BPCS & SIS was first posted on September 30, 2020 at 2:15 pm.
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AWS User Management

30 Září, 2020 - 20:24

Introduction In order to keep your AWS environment secure while allowing your users to properly utilize resources, you must ensure that users are correctly created with proper permissions. Also, you must monitor your environment to ensure that unauthorized access does not occur and accounts are up to date. User Account Creation and Management AWS IAM […]

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Browser Forensics: Google Chrome

30 Září, 2020 - 20:06

Introduction Browsers have become an inherent part of our virtual life and we all make use of browsers for surfing the internet in some or the other way. Also, browsers can be used not only for surfing, we can make use of browsers for navigating through the file system of the OS. You might have […]

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Browser Forensics: Firefox

30 Září, 2020 - 19:54

Introduction Browsers have become an inherent part of our virtual life and we all make use of browsers for surfing the internet in some or the other way. Also, browsers can be used not only for surfing, we can make use of browsers for navigating through the file system of the OS. You might have […]

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Browser Forensics: Firefox was first posted on September 30, 2020 at 12:54 pm.
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Browser Forensics: IE 11

30 Září, 2020 - 19:19

Introduction Browsers have become an inherent part of our virtual life and we all make use of browsers for surfing the internet in some or the other way. Also, browsers can be used not only for surfing, we can make use of browsers for navigating through the file system of the OS. You might have […]

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Browser Forensics: IE 11 was first posted on September 30, 2020 at 12:19 pm.
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Networking fundamentals (for Network security professionals)

30 Září, 2020 - 19:03

Introduction To understand Network Security, it’s imperative that we understand networking fundamentals and networking basics. In this post, we will be learning about networking basics and fundamentals to get started with Network Security.  We cannot cover whole networking in a single post so we will be focusing only on core networking concepts needed for network […]

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Wireless Networks and Security

30 Září, 2020 - 18:32

Introduction Wireless networks have become an inherent part of our life and we all use wireless networks in some form in our day to day life. Of all the utilities provided by wireless networks, we use wireless networks widely for connecting to the internet. We connect to the internet wirelessly either by router or using […]

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Introduction to Printing and Format Strings

30 Září, 2020 - 18:09

Introduction This article provides an overview of how printing functions work and how format strings are used to format the data being printed. Developers often use print functions for a variety of reasons such as displaying data to the users and printing debug messages. While these print functions appear to be innocent, they can cause […]

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