Social Network For Security Executives: Help Make Right Cyber Security Decisions
Anyone using Arcon, for Privilege Account/Access management? Wanted to get feedback? (question posted on behalf of a CISO member) Continue
Hello, has anybody tested Forescout solution to identify the complete repository of IT Inventory? How successful it is and what were your observations? (question posted on behalf of a CISO member) Continue
Hi, wish to know how some of you manage vendor security assurance. One model I observe as emerging is, having a common platform and avoiding redundant efforts. Some players like Helios, KY3P offer this as service. What's your take and have any of…Continue
Please let me know if organizations have deployed EDR (question posted on behalf of a CISO member) Continue
For Disk and pendrive encryption we were using Winmagic since 2013. But the company in Asia operation going to close shortly. Can any body suggest an alternative more or less similar to the Winmagic ..Need around 7000 licenses.(question posted on…Continue
Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) is used to protect against sophisticated, highly skilled, well funded and motivated threat actor . The solution uncovers advance threats across Endpoints, Network, Email and Cloud. These solutions are used to detect advanced persistent threats that existing controls are not able to detect or are simply not capable of doing it.
Advance threat protection is not about a single security solution, It is about a combination of security…
A common question is why should we get a third party penetration testing company? Why not choose a team from your current technical group to handle the network security test? For one, security audits like traditional financial audits are better done by outside companies with no bias and partiality to anyone or anything within your organization. Another reason to hire a security testing company is that one may find it difficult to hire and retain Penetration Testers.…Continue
It has been suggested that any new development will include less than 1% original code. If this isn’t presently true, it will likely be as time progresses.
With any security program, the goal is to identify the vulnerabilities, the related risks, mitigations or compensating controls that can be implemented. With the volume of development including libraries and binaries from third-party/open source repositories like: Git-Hub,…
Capital One data breach affected over 106 million people, 140,000 Social Security numbers, 80,000 bank account numbers,1,000,000 Social Insurance Numbers ... The breach had taken place about 4 months back however it took some time before the breach was realised, in-fact it took an external tip for Capital One to realise something had happened.
The legal case built was quite interesting. Before I share the legal case link heres a short summary just in-case you dont know…Continue
This is a summary of the panel discussion at Security Symposium & Cyber Sentinel Award by Infocon global. The panel discussion was moderated by Jitendra Chauhan (Head of Engineering at FireCompass) along with Balaram (CISO, Manthan), Ananth Kumar Ms (Head-IT Assurance & Security, Janalaxmi Financial Services), Sumanth Naropanth and Ramakrishna Roy.…Continue
Phishing attack allows attackers to steal user’s credentials
By now I am sure we have all seen the commercials of people walking up to their ATMs and taking cash out without physically touching the ATM machine. It is a feature known as “Cardless ATM banking” and has been adopted and used by several banking and financial institutions who boast about the faster transaction times (about 15 seconds from start to finish). Cardless ATM allows banking…Continue
(NASA Hacked) On 21 June, 2019 major news channels disclosed a major hack on NASA. Hackers were able to gain unauthorized access using Raspberry Pi and stole ‘Mars Mission Data’ and breached ‘NASA’s satellite dish network’. This happened around April 2018 and went unnoticed for for almost a year. It is advisable to do an attack surface analysis for an organization to have a know-how of all the access and assets.…
How do tech companies manipulate the way people think? What would a top-secret Russian agency do to affect the outcome of the US presidential elections? Can systems today analyze people’s behavior to the point where they can predict every move they’ll make?
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