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Why router-based attacks could be the next big trend in cybersecurity

Автор: | 17.04.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: The US and UK joint statement claims that Russian state-sponsored hackers are hacking routers to create man-in-the-middle scenarios for data harvesting. This is the latest of a string of reports over the last two months indicating that hackers are taking a particular interest… Читать далее »

Network admins: These VPNs might leak your IP address

Автор: | 30.03.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: 23% of VPN providers leak user IP addresses through a WebRTC bug that’s been around since 2015. — VoidSec, 2018 To browse anonymously, users should start by disabling WebRTC, JavaScript (or at least some functions, and Canvas Rendering. — VoidSec, 2018 Despite their… Читать далее »

Google parent Alphabet has a new VPN service you can run from your own server

Автор: | 22.03.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: Google parent company Alphabet has released a new enterprise VPN service called Outline. It’s free, open source, and can be set up to run on a local or cloud-based server. As a new service, Outline lacks clients for all OSes and some administrative… Читать далее »

5 easy ways to keep yourself cybersecure at work

Автор: | 07.03.2018

For every business, it’s not a matter of «if» you will experience an attempted cyber attack or breach, but «when,» security experts warn. And despite an increasingly sophisticated cyberthreat landscape, organizations are failing to proactively update their security defenses: 46% of IT professionals and business leaders said that their organization’s security strategy rarely changes substantially,… Читать далее »

How to clone a website with httrack

Автор: | 02.03.2018

If you’re a website developer, a business owner, or a student in the field of IT, you’ve probably come across an instance where you needed to quickly clone a website. Say, for instance, you have a site you administer that is having problems; you might want to clone that site and then start debugging the… Читать далее »

Chaos Engineering: A cheat sheet

Автор: | 02.03.2018

For complex systems, the question of component failures are not one of if, but of when. While testing individual components and hardening them against failure is an important task, it does not provide a complete picture about how other components react when a single component fails. In Chaos Engineering, the testing methodology developed by Netflix,… Читать далее »

How to protect Macs from malware threats

Автор: | 01.03.2018

As malware threats increase in number and frequency, the next big attack could be looming just beyond the horizon. Which OS is the safest? I will give you a hint: If you believe it is Apple, that type of thinking might be what leads your Mac to be one of the next victims. Malware attacks… Читать далее »

4 critical lessons DevOps admins can learn from Netflix’s container journey

Автор: | 10.02.2018

It’s difficult to transform a large enterprise IT operation. Applications that were bleeding edge when written become legacy in only a few short years. Take web-scaler Netflix, for example. Netflix remains a prime example of an organization that leverages public cloud for extensive operations. Most of Netflix’s applications have mainly run within virtual machines, but… Читать далее »

Apple: No, the iBoot source code leak won’t make your iPhone less secure

Автор: | 10.02.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: A recent leak of iOS bootloader source code won’t impact iPhone security, according to Apple. Apple security is multi-layered, but users should still update to the latest possible version of iOS to make sure they’re protected. An anonymous leak of iOS source code… Читать далее »

How to install a minimal Debian server

Автор: | 07.02.2018

Image: Debian I talk a great deal about using Ubuntu Server as your platform of choice for many a data center need. That particular operating system isn’t the only option. In fact, there’s always the OS Ubuntu is based on. That’s right, I’m talking about Debian. Debian is a rock solid Linux distribution that offers… Читать далее »