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  1. “KRACK” Attack: WiFi Security flaw

    Categories: Security

    On Monday, a serious weakness was discovered in WPA2, a protocol that secures all modern protected Wi-Fi networks. The flaw allows potential attackers to leverage this vulnerability to break into the WPA2 security model and steal data flowing between wireless devices and the targeted Wi-Fi network. What’s so concerning about this particular attack—dubbed “KRACK,” which… Read more »

  2. Unique Infostealer uses phony Pennsylvania Department of Welfare

    Categories: Security

    A recent phishing attack uses a fake Pennsylvania Department of Welfare document to install malware on victims systems. The decoy appears to be a “public service” message from the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare that includes spam mitigation instructions. The malware loads up a document that masquerades as a public service announcement published by Pennsylvania Department of… Read more »

  3. You May Be the Biggest Security Risk

    Categories: Security

    What is the biggest risk to your network security? Unfortunately, many times it is the user behind the keyboard. Social engineering is one of the most frequently used (and successful) tactics to compromise a system. Social engineering is the art of manipulating people into giving up confidential information. Motives can vary, but these criminals usually… Read more »

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