ICE workers at US Customs get a major reprimand for installing personal, vulnerable and in some cases, banned, apps on company devices. This opens ICE up to attack! See US immigration officials installed a whole load of personal apps on work phones | TechRadar for details
Microsoft put out a great article recently, Cyber Resilience Hygiene Guide | Security Insider (microsoft.com) Highly recommended if you are in either management or IT. While it does dive a little deep, and does leave stones unturned, it is one of the better articles. Check it out!
Websites for the city and its police department, which serves a population of nearly 1.3 million people, currently return 503 error pages. Court was closed Wednesday and will be closed Thursday as well. “Currently less than 200 of the city’s thousands of devices are impacted, but if any city device is at risk it will be…
How can you improve your cybersecurity awareness? Many small business can “do IT”, but few do IT securely. It’s easy to build a server and drop Active Directory on it, but how many forget to remove old accounts, ensure least-privileges, and get rid of that pesky windows firewall? CIS has great guidance when it comes…
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