How Important is Cybersecurity in the Current Times?

The importance of cybersecurity only seems to be growing ever since we stepped into the pandemic-ushered new normal. In the wake of the massive changes resulting from the global pandemic, ‘good enough’ security, stopgap/reactive security solutions, and hasty security strategies do not suffice. The fast-growing threat landscape and the increasing number of data breaches have […]

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Spear Phishing is the Next Big Challenge for CISOs

Phishing, which started off as Nigerian Prince scams in the 1990s, has become a common attack vector ever since. As though phishing wasn’t enough of a cybersecurity menace, overtime many different kinds of phishing have come into being. Among many forms of this cyberthreat, spear-phishing attacks are the most challenging to stop. Spear phishing attacks […]

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Microsoft Released a one-click Exchange Mitigation Tool to Mitigate Recently Disclosed ProxyLogon Vulnerabilities

Microsoft has released a new, one-click mitigation tool, Microsoft Exchange On-Premises Mitigation Tool to allow customers to immediately address the vulnerabilities exploited in the recent attacks. “Microsoft has released a new, one-click mitigation tool, Microsoft Exchange On-Premises Mitigation Tool to help customers who do not have dedicated security or IT teams to apply these security […]

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Netgear JGS516PE Ethernet Switch Flaws let Attackers Execute Remote Code

Recently, Netgear has published security updates to inscribe 15 severe vulnerabilities in its JGS516PE Ethernet switch. These flaws involve an unauthenticated remote code execution vulnerability which is considered as one of the critical flaws. According to the cybersecurity analyst, this switch is unprotected to nine high-severity vulnerabilities, and among them, there are five medium-rated ones. […]

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