Category Archives: Hacking

Secure your Enterprise Identities in the Cloud with Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365 Identity Security

Secure your Enterprise Identities in the Cloud with Microsoft 365 Microsoft 365 was recently announced as Microsoft’s new, all-encompassing suite of cloud solutions. There are different licenses available, but today I want to focus on Microsoft 365 Enterprise which integrates Office 365 Enterprise, Windows 10 Enterprise, and Enterprise Mobility +… Read more »

Microsoft 365: Empowering Businesses with Comprehensive Security

Microsoft 365 Security

Microsoft 365: Empowering Businesses with Comprehensive Security The news is riddled with headlines of increasingly more enterprises being compromised by data breaches. This causes business owners across the globe to be alarmed of the security of their own company’s data. In fact, a security portal that collects cybersecurity data reported that there were 1,061… Read more »

Get College Credits for your Cyber Security Training

college credits for cyber security training

Get College Credits for your Cyber Security Training According to ISACA, there will be a global shortage of two million cyber security professionals by 2019. Meanwhile, cloud security firm CloudPassage found that only one in the top 36 computer science programs in the United States requires a security course for… Read more »

Have I been Breached? 4 Signs to know when your Business is under Attack

have i been breached

Have I been Breached? 4 Signs to know when your Business is under Attack There is one major difference between how cyber security experts and everyone else think about cyber security: our expectations. While most people don’t assume there is an issue until one is presented to them, security experts… Read more »

The Cloud Security Landscape

cloud security landscape

The Cloud Security Landscape At this point, you’ve definitely heard of the cloud. Everyone, especially businesses, is talking about moving to the cloud, and their concerns about the cloud security landscape. You already use cloud-based services such as Netflix, Spotify, and Amazon. However, like with most technologies, innovation precedes security,… Read more »

Hacking History: Clifford Stoll and Operation Showerhead

Clifford Stoll

Hacking History: Clifford Stoll and Operation Showerhead- the first Honey Pot In 1986, an astronomer named Clifford Stoll, had is grant cut and started a new job in the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory (LBL), as a systems manager. Near the beginning of his new role, his boss asked him to investigate… Read more »

Hacking History: The Morris Worm and Robert T. Morris Jr.

the Morris worm

Hacking History: Robert Tappan Morris Jr. Up to this point in our hacking history series, the figures have focused on decryption and then manual processes to intercept communications or gather information from other people’s systems. In this next installment of our series, the potential of hacking into networks and computers… Read more »

New FTC and IRS Scams to look out for

Summer Scams

New FTC and IRS Scams to look out for The FTC and IRS recently announced some summer scams which have been reported and what you can do to avoid and react to such events. Below we will outline each one and provide resources to ensure it doesn’t happen to you,… Read more »

YouTube Cyber Security Questions Answered: “Should I take CEH or OSCP first? What about CISSP?”

YouTube Cyber Security Questions

YouTube Cyber Security Questions Answered: “Should I take CEH or OSCP first? What about CISSP?” Our YouTube viewers are often actively working towards cyber security expertise and have great questions for us! Upon answering a question last week, I decided it may be nice to go into depth with some… Read more »

WannaCry Ransomware Roundup

WannaCry ransomware

WannaCry Ransomware Roundup On May 12, 2017, a new ransomware strain, deemed “WannaCry” (WannaCrypt), was found by Malwarebytes (an anti-malware software company). Programmed to run in 27 languages, the ransomware’s first major infection, which grabbed all our attention, was when it hit the National Health Service of Britain (NHS). British… Read more »