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Of Note @ Crypsis ... Mark Cravotta

Mark Cravotta, a proven technology industry leader with a background in wrapping managed services around security solutions, has joined The Crypsis Group as its Chief Revenue Officer.  Over a more than 30-year career that has taken him from U.S. Army officer to acclaimed technology industry sales ex...

Advisen Cyber Risk Awards - 2019

Advisen’s 2019 Cyber Risk Awards Nominations are now open!

Cyber Threats We're Seeing in the New Year

With cyber criminals having impacted millions of people and businesses in 2018, we wish we could say that cyber security threats have now passed their peak. But we can’t.

Looking to secure O365? PowerShell can be your friend.

~by  Britton Manahan While Microsoft Office 365 (“O365”) has become enormously popular as an application for businesses of all sizes, it has also created significant opportunities for cyber criminals to mount what are now known as Business Email Compromise attacks. These typically begin with fraudul...

Of Note @ Crypsis ...

As cyber attacks on government and private sector networks continue to expand and evolve, The Crypsis Group has appointed a leading digital crime investigations practitioner as a senior director at its Washington, DC-area headquarters.  

Hope to See You in Santa Monica

One of the leading series of networking events for the cyber risk industry, NetDiligence conferences are attended by hundreds of cyber liability insurance, legal/regulatory and security/privacy technology leaders from all over the world.  The next event will be in Santa Monica, CA, on October 1-3.  ...

What We're Reading for August 2018

Lastline, the security solutions company, has a report on malware attacking the banking and finance industry.  Lastline analyzed all threats targeting finance departments and financial services companies over a recent 30-day period.  The analysis found that the average number of malicious files foun...

Of Note @ Crypsis ...

It’s that time of year again – time for the 26th edition of DEF CON, the world’s premier gathering of security professionals and others with an interest in all things hackable.  Last year, more than 22,000 people attended. This year’s event is scheduled for August 9-12, 2018, at Caesar’s Palace and ...

Counter-Punching Anti-Debugging Methods with WinAppDbg and Python - Part 1

~ by Britton Manahan Introduction Advanced dynamic malware analysis through debugging can unlock invaluable insights into an unknown binary. However, sophisticated malware authors aren’t going to simply allow their programs to hand over their secrets to a debugger. Many of the anti-debugging techniq...

Are you Ready for GDPR?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a European Union regulation on data protection and privacy for all individuals within the EU’s 28-member countries. When it goes into effect on May 25, 2018, it will require companies that collect personal data on European Union citizens to comprehens...