A test of UK university defences against cyber-attacks found that in every case hackers were able to obtain “high-value” data within two hours. Continue reading “Hackers beat university cyber-defences in two hours”
Edicioni i i gjashtë i garës Cyber Security Hackathon në qytetin e Prishtinës organizohet gara në siguri kibernetike e quajtur “Cyber Security Hackathon 6” ky edicioni bashkëpunim i Cacttus Education Shkollës Profesionale dhe ICT Academy. Continue reading “Organizohet edicioni i gjashtë i garës në Cyber Security Hackathon”
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A Microsoft Windows component, RDP was designed to provide administrators, engineers, and users with remote access to systems. However, threat actors have been using the technology for nefarious purposes, and the trend continues, especially since an RDP attack is usually more difficult to detect than a backdoor. Continue reading “Hackers Conducting RDP Attacks Using New Technique to Bypass Protections”
As Americans increasingly fill their homes with smart technology, the risk of hackers exploiting their devices is growing.
Experts say the expanding ecosystem of internet-connected devices such as smart thermostats, home security systems and electric door locks are increasingly susceptible to hackers, including those trying to leverage voice-command devices.
Key Takeaways for Control 9
Reduce your attack surface. So much of control 9 is about limiting the external attack surface of a system. This is always the first step in securing an endpoint.
Duplication with other controls. Everything being done in control 9 is going to be accomplished by completing other controls elsewhere. I would probably leave this one for last as it’s the least impactful (due to duplication) out of any of the controls.
The hacker, identified only as xerub, told Threatpost that the key unlocks only the SEP firmware, and that this would not impact user data.
“Everybody can look and poke at SEP now,” xerub said.