BlueKeep: There’s a Report For That

BlueKeep: There’s a Report For That BlueKeep exploits are on the rise—Cloud Management Suite allows you to see which of your devices are affected by this critical vulnerability. With BlueKeep exploits looming large, knowing your exposed risk could save your time, money and business. Cloud Management Suite has added the “BlueKeep At Risk Devices” report…

NSA Urging Users to Patch BlueKeep Vulnerability

NSA Urging Users to Patch BlueKeep Vulnerability The National Security Agency (NSA) is warning users that a new RDP vulnerability affecting Windows 7 and Windows XP systems is potentially “wormable.” The National Security Agency has recently issued an urgent advisory to all Windows-based administrators and users to ensure they are using a fully-patched and updated…

How Executives Can Prevent Data Breaches

How Executives Can Prevent Data Breaches When the total average cost of a data breach is $3.86 million, preventable problems are not acceptable. Here’s how to mitigate the risk. This article was originally featued in Hackernoon Data breaches are so much a part of our way of life that we barely bat an eye any…

4 Uses for Forensics in IT Systems Management

4 Uses for Forensics in IT Systems Management Forensics and systems management don’t seem to go hand in hand. However, IT managers should have the power of history at their fingertips. Whether it’s tracking assets or identifying unauthorized software, knowing what’s there and what’s changed will ensure the security and stability of your network. Find…

Who Are the Worst Vendors of 2019?

Who Are the Worst Vendors of 2019? From the highest number of software updates to highest number of critical vulnerabilities, find out which vendors are the worst offenders. 2019 has brought serious threats causing massive disruption and data theft. Which vendor has released the most software updates and fixes in 2019, and of these, which…

Flaw in Dell’s SupportAssist: The Help that Hurts

Flaw in Dell’s SupportAssist: The Help that Hurts Most Dell computers are affected by a flaw in SupportAssist that is giving hackers admin privileges to devices. Many new Dell computers running Windows will come pre-installed with SupportAssist, which according to Dell’s website “provides automated, proactive and predictive technology that reduces troubleshooting steps and speed up…

DHS: Patch Within 15 Days – Or Else

DHS: Patch Within 15 Days—Or Else DHS orders agencies to patch within 15 days for “critical” flaws and 30 days for “high” severity flaws. The Department of Homeland Security has issued a new directive to government agencies, ordering them to quickly patch critical security vulnerabilities found on their networks within 15 calendar days. A new…