My Favorite IoT Hacks – Webinar

“My Favorite IoT Hacks” is now available on webinar replay. IoT will soon outpace non-IoT devices. Your cybersecurity program needs to account for widespread, insecure, and sometimes unexpected IoT devices. In this talk, Geoff Wilson, CEO of Go Security Pro, will detail IoT hacks and why these devices are such attractive targets. Geoff will also introduce practical strategies for protecting …

When Strict Password Policies Backfire

Passwords that are changed more frequently are more secure, right? Not necessarily. I was working with an organization that takes security seriously. Defense in depth and least privilege permeate their environment. Users do not have administrator privileges and are not allowed to remotely login to systems. Network segmentation keeps a compromised workstation from reaching the administrator interfaces on servers. Only …

Apply the BlueKeep Patch Now

I’m writing to let you know about a critical Windows security patch that should be deployed to affected systems ASAP. The BlueKeep vulnerability (CVE-2019-0708) is a remotely exploitable flaw in the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) Services on older versions of Windows including: Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows 7 Windows Server 2008 Windows Vista Windows Server 2003 Windows XP Both Microsoft …