How to Protect Against the Windows Defender Vulnerability

Antivirus is the last thing you would expect to be compromised and weaponized against you for malicious purposes. Ironically, a recent update to Windows Defender Antivirus put the solution on the list of applications and programs abused by cybercriminals.

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Does Your MSP Provide Zero Trust Security?

Businesses today are actively looking for robust cybersecurity protection to keep up with the rapidly evolving cybersecurity landscape. Many small-to-medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are turning to managed service providers (MSPs) for help.

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Massive Spying Campaign Affects Google Chrome Users

In February of this year, Google removed over 500 malicious plugins from the Chrome store which stole data from nearly 1.7 million users. While the tech-giant announced they have since taken several steps to improve the browser’s privacy and security protections, it is evident that malicious Chrome extensions remain a persistent threat.

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Australia Faces Wide Spread Cyber Attack

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has spoken about a major cyber attack. The cyber attacks were widespread, covering “all levels of government” as well as essential service providers and businesses, according to BBC news. Australia is leading by example and helping companies and local governments to understand the threats and what to do to mitigate them.

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Visibility and Control at the Application Layer

In the past, the axiom, “humans are the weakest link,” was the battle cry of many cyber security professionals. Users, that is, non-security employees, were constantly doing “dumb” things in the eyes of the practitioner.

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How to Protect Remote Workers From Cyber Threats

Over the last month, we have observed a major shift in the way businesses and organizations communicate internally. As millions of new users are introduced to remote-collaboration tools, the risks associated with these services continue to increase.

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Beware of Federal Stimulus Package Scams

The FBI has issued a public service announcement warning citizens to be wary of email and malware scams that continue to circulate in tandem with the Covid-19 news cycle. While many of you might already be familiar with the fake Center for Disease Control and World Health Organization emails, we have observed an increase in […]

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How Safe is Zoom?

Earlier this week, a new vulnerability in Zoom was discovered. If you aren’t familiar with this tool, it is currently one of the leading video conferencing software applications on the market. Over the last month, the use of this platform has spiked amid the Covid-19 pandemic as businesses, schools, and governments transition to remote work environments.

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