Month: July 2019

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todayJuly 15, 2019

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IT professional + Security tools + cyber risk + Cyber security LewisR

Security Risk is higher now for small business

Small business IT professionals are trying to balance multiple priorities and finding that the balance often leaves the company they support with serious security risks. IT professionals at small businesses face a number of competing priorities. They’re generally individuals or small teams charged to “provide it all,” from great customer ...

todayJuly 12, 2019

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Cybercrime LewisR

Lack of security expertise and outdated vulnerable systems

Small and midsize businesses (SMBs) are more vulnerable to attacks because of their lack of security expertise and outdated and unsupported operating systems. A new report found that two-thirds (66%) of SMB devices are running versions of Microsoft OS that will expire by January 2020 or are still running Microsoft ...

todayJuly 11, 2019

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Malware + fileless malware + Cybercrime LewisR

Microsoft warns about fileless malware codename Astaroth

We see more warning about ongoing malware campaigns that are distributing the Astaroth malware using fileless and living-off-the-land techniques which make it almost impossible for traditional antivirus solutions to spot the ongoing attacks. Recently a piece of malware slipped under the radar of Windows Defender free antivirus and was only ...

todayJuly 9, 2019

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Ransomware LewisR

Top 10 Ransomware and Malware

TOP 10 RANSOMWARE Bad Rabbit follows the wider-reaching WannaCry and NotPetya strains of malicious code and has infected organizations primarily in Russia and Eastern Europe. Disguised as an Adobe Flash installer, Bad Rabbit spreads via ‘drive-by download’ on compromised websites. If a person clicks on the malicious installer, their computer locks. The ...

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