Cloudflare accidentally leaked sensitive data for months…ouch!

  • February 28, 2017

You never want to read about an internet security company that “accidentally leaked" sensitive data but that is apparently what happened. Cloudflare, Inc. is a U.S. company that provides a content delivery network, security as a service, Internet security services and distributed domain name server…

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Could you cope with a continuous 48-hour DDoS attack?

  • January 26, 2017

Imagine if you will a 48 hour DDoS attack at your organization.  How would you cope? How would you continue your business and service your customers? Ask Lloyds bank! Lloyds Banking Group suffered 48-hour online attack this month as cybercriminals attempted to block access to…

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Wake Up for Law Firms – Chinese Hackers Steal Sensitive Data

  • December 28, 2016

A new way to get insider information…hack it! The WSJ reported this week that three Chinese hackers (traders) earned more than $4 million in illegal profits after they hacked into the computer systems of prominent U.S. law firms and stole nonpublic information on mergers and…

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Regulators Tighten Cybersecurity Standards at US Banks

  • October 26, 2016

U.S. regulators unveiled draft cybersecurity standards  aimed at protecting the U.S. financial system in the event of a technology failure or cyberattack. The plan, authored by the Federal Reserve, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, would strengthen…

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Today’s DDoS Attack – Our New Future?

  • October 21, 2016

Can't log onto Twitter, Spotify or other major internet sites today (Friday, October 21, 2017)? There is a reason for that!  These sites and many more were unreachable because of a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack on Dyn, a major DNS provider. Details of how the…

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