How Can Security Assessments Help Your Business

How Can Security Assessments Help Your Business

Security should not be a taboo subject for the average business owner, especially when it comes to your information assets. Given that we most live in a knowledge-based economy and every organization relies to some degree on the IT infrastructure, it stands to reason...
Gamaredon Group Using Fresh Tools to Target Outlook

Gamaredon Group Using Fresh Tools to Target Outlook

Zach Varnell, a senior appsec consultant with security firm nVisium, says that one way to prevent these types of attacks is to reinforce rules with employees about running executables and raise awareness of how initial phishing emails can lead to a compromise....
Akamai, Amazon Mitigate Massive DDoS Attacks

Akamai, Amazon Mitigate Massive DDoS Attacks

“DDoS attacks are a constant threat for organizations and security bugs and flaws within software can be exploited to amplify these attacks,” Jack Mannino, CEO at nVisium, commented for SecurityWeek. “As botnets continue to exploit issues within networking products...
UpNp Vulnerability Could Affect Billions of IoT Devices

UpNp Vulnerability Could Affect Billions of IoT Devices

In his own research, Zach Varnell, senior appsec consultant at security firm nVisium, has found millions of potentially exposed connected and internet of things devices. “A quick search of Shodan shows over 5 million devices with UPnP exposed to the internet. At...