Author: Omar

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly in Cybersecurity

It’s time for a roundup of cybersecurity – we’ll look at some of the developments in the world of cybersecurity, including new threats, emerging trends, and notable security incidents. The Good: The Bad: The Ugly: In summary, cybersecurity news provides a mixed bag of developments, with some positive information about new security tools and techniques, […]

New SEC Cybersecurity Risk Management Rule

New SEC Cybersecurity Risk Management Rule Presents Opportunity for Improved Security and Compliance. The U.S. Securities and Exchange-Commission (SEC) has a new rule requiring companies to disclose their cybersecurity risk management practices. The new rule, which goes into effect later this year, is designed to improve transparency and provide investors with more information about the […]

Microsoft Purview and Adobe Acrobat Integration

Microsoft has announced integrating its Purview information protection feature with Adobe Acrobat. This integration enables users of Adobe Acrobat to access Purview’s advanced data protection capabilities directly within the application. This move is part of Microsoft’s ongoing efforts to provide customers with easy-to-use and accessible security solutions. Purview is a cloud-based data governance solution that […]

Common Cybersecurity Threats 

The world of information technology is constantly evolving, and new threats to information security come with that. This article will explore common information security threats IT teams should know about. From malware and phishing attacks to insider and cloud security threats, organizations must stay up-to-date on these threats and implement modern security measures to protect […]

Cybersecurity threats evolve and become more sophisticated

Cybersecurity threats evolve and become more sophisticated as we become increasingly reliant on technology. From phishing attacks to malware, insider threats, DDoS attacks, and advanced persistent threats, businesses and individuals face various cybersecurity risks that can have devastating consequences. This article will explore the top 5 most common cybersecurity threats today, providing insights into their […]

Insights into the State of Cyber Threats

Best Practices for Cybersecurity We understand that the threat of cyberattacks is becoming increasingly prevalent in today’s digital age, and as such, it is important to stay informed and take necessary measures to protect ourselves and our businesses. The current landscape of cyber threats is complex, with attackers utilizing sophisticated techniques to exploit vulnerabilities and […]

Defending Against Ransomware

We have carefully examined the cyber threat landscape and observed that ransomware attacks have become increasingly common and sophisticated in recent years. These malicious attacks can cause significant damage to organizations, leading to data loss, business interruption, and financial harm. As such, organizations are urged to be proactive in protecting their information systems against these […]

Office 365 BitLocker and Distributed Key Manager for Encryption

Encryption is a critical aspect of data protection for any organization, and Microsoft Office 365 offers several built-in encryption options. However, one of the most robust and flexible options available is the combination of BitLocker and Distributed Key Manager (DKM). This guide will provide a detailed walkthrough of the steps required to implement BitLocker and […]

Achieving FIPS 140-2 Validation for Windows Security

NIST establishes Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) 140-2 validation as a security standard for cryptographic modules. Industries and governments use this standard to validate the security of cryptographic modules. To achieve FIPS 140-2 validation, Windows operating systems must undergo rigorous testing and evaluation. This process tests for cryptographic strength, key management, and overall system security. […]