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Threat Advisory: Juniper Unauthorized Code

Juniper has discovered unauthorized code in ScreenOS which could allow an attacker to take control of NetScreen devices and to decrypt VPN connections. Review the bulletin available here and update all affected ScreenOS versions. Herjavec Group circulates US – Cert advisories as this notification warrants attention and may have significance to your Enterprise network environment. If the following advisory is... Read More
December 18, 2015

Happy Holidays from all of us at Herjavec Group

At Herjavec Group, cybersecurity is what we do. We protect the critical assets, networks, and systems of enterprise businesses 24x7x365. As you’re preparing for the holidays, remember that the need for Information Security never takes a vacation. We are all consumers and need to be #cyberaware over this busy season. Keep the following ten tips for data privacy and cybersecurity... Read More
December 9, 2015

Robert Herjavec’s Formative Moment

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=95xBnPuwJ3E[/embed] Formative is proudly made in collaboration with Reddit’s entrepreneur community and Google Cloud Platform. Follow the entire series and join the conversation at Reddit. Read More
December 8, 2015

Threat Update: Dorkbot and OpenSSL Update

Dorkbot Advisory The Dorkbot botnet is used to steal online payment information, support denial of service (DDos) attacks and deliver malware. Microsoft has confirmed that this family of malware has infected more than one million computers in over 190 countries this year. The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS), in collaboration with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and... Read More
December 4, 2015

Threat Update: eDellRoot

Dell consumer personal computers using the preinstalled certificate authority (CA) root certificate (eDellRoot) contain a critical vulnerability. This preinstalled root certificate resides on newer Dell laptops and desktops. Exploitation of the vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to read all encrypted web browser traffic (HTTPS), successfully impersonate (spoof) any website, or perform other attacks on the affected system. Review the... Read More
November 25, 2015

You’ve Been Hacked: 16×9 on Global

What happens when you’ve been hacked? Fraudulent banking websites are commonly used as part of banking trojan attacks, which are designed to steal money from your account. 16x9 gets inside the world of cybercrime, featuring Herjavec Group's Scott McDonald. For more info, please go to global16x9.com.  Subscribe to Herjavec Group News Read More
November 17, 2015

Threat Advisory | Caution Regarding Breaking News Update Phishing Campaigns

In light of the recent attacks in France and the media coverage surrounding this major incident, Herjavec Group would like to ensure our customers are aware of the heightened risk of potentially fake news campaigns via phishing emails. We often see innocent end users lured into opening “Breaking News” communications when a serious event like this occurs. These campaigns are... Read More
November 14, 2015

Hackers are the New Mafia: Breakfast and Security Roundtable with DarkMarket author Misha Glenny

As security professionals, we live and breathe security risks at an enterprise level each and every day. At Herjavec Group, we recently had the chance to discuss the world of cybercrime with Misha Glenny, author of the international bestselling DarkMarket, a finalist for the Orwell Prize. In DarkMarket, Misha Glenny aspired to reveal the true scale of this global threat,... Read More
November 12, 2015
Herjavec Group Insider #CyberAware

Herjavec Group Insider #CyberAware

President Obama designated October National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. In a climate of persistent and targeted threats, cybersecurity & the protection of information and data is a shared responsibility between the public and private sector, businesses, employees, families, and friends. The National Cybersecurity Alliance (NCSA) has stated that cybersecurity is critical if we are to achieve the potential of an empowered... Read More
November 2, 2015