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Social Engineering — Its Nothing New

By |2020-03-31T10:38:20-04:00September 22nd, 2009|

With all the recent hype about Social Engineering we figured that we’d chime in and tell people what’s really going on. The fact is that Social Engineering is nothing more than a Confidence Trick being carried out by a Con Artist. The only difference between the [...]

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Conficker C and friends – Defeating worms with architecture

By |2020-03-31T10:39:34-04:00March 31st, 2009|

The first line of technical defense against any computer intrusion is the architecture of the network infrastructure that the computer is connected to. The fact that worms like Conficker are so successful in their metastasis is "in your face" proof of just how insecure today's IT Infrastructures are. [...]

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ROI of good security.

By |2020-03-31T10:44:57-04:00January 2nd, 2009|

The cost of good security is a fraction of the cost of damages that usually result from a single successful compromise. When you choose the inexpensive security vendor, you are getting what you pay for. If you are looking for a check in the box instead [...]

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