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Threat Advisory: New Vulnerability Affecting Exim Servers

Threat Advisory: New Vulnerability Affecting Exim Servers

A critical remote code execution vulnerability is actively being scanned for and exploited across the Internet. Known as "Return of the WIZard", the vulnerability (tracked under CVE-2019-10149) affects the Exim mail transfer relays (versions 4.87-4.91), which currently operate on more than half of all mail servers on the Internet. The vulnerability was exploited as early as June 9, 2019. While... Read More
June 13, 2019
How To Prevent and Manage a Ransomware Attack

How To Prevent and Manage a Ransomware Attack

A new organization will fall victim to ransomware every 14 seconds in 2019, and every 11 seconds by 2021 (Cybersecurity Ventures). Ransomware is constantly evolving and as long as adversaries can keep up with the latest defense tactics, the result is always the same. When infected by ransomware, users get a message informing them, “Your files have been encrypted”, followed... Read More
June 6, 2019
Herjavec Group Recognized as a Strong Performer on the Forrester Midsize Consulting Wave

Herjavec Group Recognized as a Strong Performer on the Forrester Midsize Consulting Wave

Herjavec Group is thrilled to announce our placement on the Forrester Midsize Consulting Wave. We have been recognized as a Strong Performer.   Herjavec Group’s strengths in privacy consulting, and assessment services (current state, social engineering, pen testing) were called out within the analysis. Herjavec Group also has a proven track record in PCI Compliance as a PCI Qualified Security... Read More
May 30, 2019
Cybersecurity CEO: Recognizing Incident Response as the Emergency It Is

Cybersecurity CEO: Recognizing Incident Response as the Emergency It Is

The industry is moving from an IT-centric model to crisis centric incident response. – Robert Herjavec Los Angeles, Calif. – May 21, 2019 The old “IT” way of responding to security incidents with the CIO standing over your shoulder asking, “Is it fixed yet?”, is long gone. We’ve seen a drastic change in how enterprises today are speaking about incident... Read More
May 21, 2019
Threat Advisory: Remote Desktop Services Vulnerability

Threat Advisory: Remote Desktop Services Vulnerability

This week, Microsoft released a critical update for their Remote Desktop Services (formerly Terminal Services) impacting multiple Windows versions. It is critical that organizations apply the patch as soon as possible because this vulnerability is “wormable”, meaning it is pre-authentication and requires no user interaction. An exploit for this weakness could be used to create malware that would spread similarly... Read More
May 15, 2019
Ira Goldstein: Peak Breach in a World of Ubiquitous Computing

Ira Goldstein: Peak Breach in a World of Ubiquitous Computing

We have seen breaches across various industries dominating the headlines in recent years. From entertainment organizations to social media networking sites, to the more notable vulnerabilities of insurance and hospitality enterprises, data of every nature has been compromised. The fact is, organizations today have more data than they know what to do with. Like gold or oil, data has become... Read More
May 9, 2019
Cyber Defense Media Group Announces Black Unicorn Awards Applications for 2019 Are Now Open

Cyber Defense Media Group Announces Black Unicorn Awards Applications for 2019 Are Now Open

Most Prestigious Awards for Cybersecurity Companies Who Have the Potential of Being Valued at $1B NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) MAY 1, 2019 – CYBER DEFENSE MEDIA GROUP (CDMG), the industry’s leading electronic information security media group, is announcing that the annual Black Unicorn awards are now open! Innovative information security companies of any size, that have not yet gone public,... Read More
May 2, 2019