Third-Party Patch Update: March 2018

Will the IoT bankrupt your business? Research on the Internet of Things is not painting a pretty picture. According to research firm Gartner, approximately 20% of organizations have experienced at least one IoT attack in the past three years. There’s also a report from BullGuard showing that 37% of those surveyed had no idea how…

IoT Report: Q1 2018

What do the numbers tell us? As far back as 2006, there were already 2 billion devices within the Internet of things. By 2016, that number had grown to 6.38 billion. Now it’s estimated that there are currently over 8.4 billion devices, with that number expected to grow to 11.19 billion by the end of…

Introducing: Application Packaging Services

Speak to an Application Packaging Specialist Experience simplified application packaging. With our Application Packaging Service, all packages are completed in our packaging lab by a dedicated team of experienced engineers, tested for conflicts, quality and delivery, then transferred to you for implementation in your environment.

RDP Flaw: Every Windows Version Affected

CredSSP Flaw in RDP Credential Security Support Provider protocol (CredSSP), a Windows protocol that interacts with features like RDP, has a critical vulnerability. The danger here is that malicious entities could manipulate RDP to gain access to user’s devices and environments, stealing sensitive and valuable data. This previously unknown remote code execution vulnerability was reported…

Critical Flash Update: Patch Now

Is this the end of Flash? Adobe has acknowledged that all versions of Flash before 28.0.0.161 contain a critical vulnerability. This vulnerability allows “arbitrary code execution in the context of the current user.” This sort of Remote Code Execution (RCE) flaw is used to force malware onto devices. You have two options: update Flash or remove…

March Patch Tuesday: Is the IoT Spying on You?

Are you ready for IoT Patching? Tech firm Hanwha Techwin is racing to fix 13 critical security holes found in its popular line of SmartCam security cameras. The patch rollout is part of public disclosure of the vulnerabilities set for today by researchers who discovered the bugs. Flaws range from the use of an insecure…

Syxsense Launches IoT Device Management

Syxsense Launches IoT Device Management New feature provides a centralized IT management solution to track IoT devices. ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (February 27, 2018) – Verismic, a global leader in cloud-based IT management technology, has released a new Syxsense version featuring a centralized solution to track IoT devices.  This new feature is a proactive solution that dynamically…

February Patch Tuesday: Hackers Say Hello

Telegram Messenger Exploited Again Back in March 2017 we saw “Secure” WhatsApp and Telegram messenger applications being exploited by the user receiving a seemingly harmless image file which actually hosts malicious HTML code. This code directs them to a webpage specifically crafted to harvest personal data from the user device and hijack their accounts. Today…