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Protecting Your Business From Your Remote Workforce

By |2020-04-07T12:26:28-04:00March 19th, 2020|

A significant portion of your workforce is currently moving to perform full- or part-time remote work as a result of COVID-19.  As you modify your business processes and workflows to accommodate this change, it’s important to understand how remote work affects your cybersecurity posture and what [...]

The reality behind hospital and medical device security.

By |2020-03-31T10:21:26-04:00December 5th, 2018|

We recently presented at the DeviceTalks conference in Boston Ma about the vulnerabilities that affect hospitals and medical devices (insulin pumps, pacemakers, etc.).  The goal of our presentation wasn’t to instill fear but sometimes fear is a reasonable byproduct of the truth.  The truth is that [...]

Gizmodo interview with Netragard – "Snake Oil Salesmen Plague the Security Industry, But Not Everyone Is Staying Quiet"

By |2020-03-31T10:21:37-04:00July 31st, 2018|

https://gizmodo.com/snake-oil-salesmen-plague-the-security-industry-but-no-1822590687 Adriel Desautels was suddenly in a serious mess, and it was entirely his fault. Sitting in his college dorm room back in the mid-1990s, Desautels let his curiosity run rampant. He had a hunch that his school’s network was woefully insecure, so he took it [...]

Retro: FACEBOOK – Anti-Social Networking (2008).

By |2020-03-31T10:21:47-04:00April 11th, 2018|

This is a retro post about a penetration test that we delivered to a client back in 2008.  During the test we leveraged personal data found on Facebook to construct and execute a surgical attack against an energy company (critical infrastructure).  The attack was a big [...]

We protect voters from people like us.

By |2020-03-31T10:21:57-04:00January 25th, 2018|

Dear Kris Kobach, We recently read an article published by Gizmodo about the security of the network that will be hosting Cross Check.  In that article we noticed that you said "They didn't succeed in hacking it." referring to the Arkansas state network.  First, to address [...]

What they are not telling you about the CIA leaks.

By |2020-03-31T10:23:13-04:00March 17th, 2017|

The CIA leaks are making huge waves across the world. In a nutshell, the documents claim to reveal some of the hacking capabilities that the CIA has. Many privacy advocates believe that exposure of secrets like these is a net benefit for citizens because it provides [...]