SMBv1- a very old protocol causing Wanna-Cry: should it be disabled?

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SMBv1 isn’t safe and what-so-ever update you run or patch you update the problem is- you are still running SMB1. Hackers behind WannaCry ransomware infected servers with vulnerable SMB ports before victimizing them with phishing emails. The original SMB1 protocol is 30 years old and it was designed for the 80’s world, a world without […]

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7 Critical Facts tells how IoT can cause cyber security threats in 2017

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According to marketsandmarkets The Internet of Things market size is estimated to grow from USD 157.05 Billion in 2016 to USD 661.74 Billion by 2021, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 33.3% from 2016 to 2021. All industry verticals are undergoing a huge transformation in a bid to move toward affordable, accessible, and […]

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Thinking About DdoS Attack Protection? 4 Reasons Why It’s Time To Stop!

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DDoS(Denial of Distributed Service) attack is a type of cyber attack that involves a large number of computers and huge volumes of traffic to overwhelm a server or network, slowing it or rendering it completely unresponsive. Victims of a DDoS attack consist of both the end targeted system and all systems maliciously used and controlled […]

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BFSI again scores high for email security threats and cybercrimes in 2016

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BFSI Sector has always been favorite of all hackers and attackers. BFSI has always been top priority for email security threats and cybercrimes. According to Beazley Breach Insights July 2016 Report Hackers are targeting smaller financial institutions. During the first half of 2016, Beazley Breach Response (BBR) Services managed 955 data breaches on behalf of clients, compared to […]

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Major DDoS Attacks : Twitter to Clinton-Trump sites are victim.

DDoS Attack 2016

2016 is again a prolific time for Distributed Denial of Service or DDoS attacks. Starting from Twitter to Clinton- Trump election campaign websites all are victim of DDoS attack. According to Akamai Q2 2016 Internet Security Report DDoS attacks, Q2 2016 vs. Q2 2015 129% increase in total DDoS attacks 151% increase in infrastructure layer (layers 3 […]

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