The CIS Critical Security Controls 6.0 White Paper Available

CISPostThe Center for Internet Security (CIS) released a new version of their critical security controls white paper. You can download it for free HERE. Topics include best practices for network access control, having a inventory of authorized and unauthorized software, system configuration, vulnerability assessments, administrating role based access controls, email and web best practices, breach detection and so on. This is a really good document to evaluate your current state of security as well as learn some methods to improve your security posture. Continue reading

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How To Educate Your Employees About Social Engineering

fingercrossedA common saying is ” Amateurs Hack Systems, Professionals Hack People”.  Social engineering is the art of manipulating people into performing actions or divulging confidential information. People fall for social engineering tricks based on their instinct to be helpful and trusting. The typical attacker never comes face-to-face with a victim using deception through email, social networks or over the phone. Continue reading

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