IT

#ISSUE: Inadequate IT Infrastructure, Systems and Processes Biotech startups tend to focus all or a major portion their resources on R & D, clinical trials and advanced lab systems, letting their IT systems and infrastructure take a back seat not realizing how counterproductive or even fatal this misstep can...

This month there are 94 unique CVE’s, 0 exploited or disclosed. We pay close attention to CVE-2019-1181, CVE-2019-1182 – critical vulnerabilities very similar to ‘BlueKeep’ vulnerability and possibly wormable and CVE-2019-9511, CVE-2019-9512, CVE-2019-9513, CVE-2019-9514, CVE-2019-9518 - denial of service vulnerability. CVE-2019-1181, CVE-2019-1182 A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Remote Desktop Services – formerly known as Terminal Services...

Attend the  Security Awareness - Closing the Gap webinar being hosted by ECHO Technology Solutions and learn how best to protect yourself from email threats, phishing attacks, ransomware attacks and much more. Date: August 21, 2019      Time: 10:00 A.M - 10:45 A.M. Registration Link: Security Awareness - Closing The Gap Speaker: Randy Hyshiver Agenda: Webinar...

In the last two blogs of our email security series we spoke about the critical role played by email threat protection and email continuity  in keeping an organization’s data secure and ensuring uninterrupted workflow when a breach does happen. But do you know what the biggest and most common cause of a security breach...

This month there are 78 unique CVE’s,  including two zero-days - security flaws that were being actively exploited in the wild. The two zero-days are CVE-2019-0880 and CVE-2019-1132, and both are privilege escalation issues.  The most important of the two zero-days patched today is CVE-2019-1132, a privilege...

This month there are 89 unique CVE’s, 4 publicly disclosed vulnerabilities, 9 technologies affected, and no reported attacks. All 4 of the publicly disclosed vulnerabilities (CVE-2019-1053, CVE-2019-1064, CVE-2019-1069, CVE-2019-0973) are privilege escalation vulnerabilities affecting Windows. CVE-2019-1053 An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when the Windows Shell fails to...