2 Ways to Identify & Prevent Subdomain Takeover Vulnerability

2 Ways to Identify & Prevent Subdomain Takeover Vulnerability

Subdomain Takeover is a type of vulnerability which appears when a DNS entry (subdomain) of an organization points to an External Service (ex. Heroku, Github, Bitbucket, Desk, Squarespace, Shopify, etc) but the service is no longer utilized. In this article, we have identified top 2 ways to identify and prevent subdomain takeover risk. Subdomain Takeover (Simple Definition):Read more about 2 Ways to Identify & Prevent Subdomain Takeover Vulnerability[…]

Top 6 Subdomain Takeover attacks on Uber, Lamborghini, USA.gov

Top 6 Subdomain Takeover attacks on Uber, Lamborghini, USA.gov

One of the major pain point for large enterprises is not knowing their digital infrastructure completely. Hackers are constantly looking for these soft targets. Subdomain Takeover is a type of vulnerability which occurs when a DNS entry (subdomain) of an organization points to an External Service (ex. Heroku, Github, Amazon, Bitbucket, Desk, Squarespace, Shopify, etc) but theRead more about Top 6 Subdomain Takeover attacks on Uber, Lamborghini, USA.gov[…]

Shadow IT Risks – 4 Ways To Reduce Them

Shadow IT Risks – 4 Ways To Reduce Them

Shadow IT refers to IT applications and infrastructure that are managed and utilized without the knowledge of the enterprise’s IT department. Shadow IT risks exists in most organizations but most IT leaders and CISOs underestimate about its reach. Problems: Shadow IT will open up to many security risks of business such as enterprise security risks, data privacyRead more about Shadow IT Risks – 4 Ways To Reduce Them[…]

Shadow IT Threats – How To Turn Them Into Opportunity?

Shadow IT Threats – How To Turn Them Into Opportunity?

Shadow IT  threats involves pushing back on any initiatives that try to bypass IT and fighting the line of business managers for ownership of these projects. Shadow IT opportunity involves transforming shadow IT into official line-of-business shortcuts and becoming the corporate champion of innovative initiatives. Below are a few ways one could looks at Shadow IT as anRead more about Shadow IT Threats – How To Turn Them Into Opportunity?[…]

Understanding Key Attack Surface Dimensions

Understanding Key Attack Surface Dimensions

We will discuss a few key areas in the vast attack surface today. With increasing technology advancement and its intervention into the enterprise world makes the scope of cyber defense enormously large. It reminds me of depth-first and breadth-first search algorithms to cover scopes in varied situations. The security landscape is so widely expanding, the changeRead more about Understanding Key Attack Surface Dimensions[…]

Risks of Shadow IT in Financial Services Firms

Risks of Shadow IT in Financial Services Firms

Organizations across all Financial Services firms are dealing with the effects of shadow IT, whether they realize it or not. Shadow IT is technology that is adopted and deployed by business units without the knowledge or consent of corporate IT teams. The motivations behind the adoption of shadow IT are typically well-intentioned. For financial services firms,Read more about Risks of Shadow IT in Financial Services Firms[…]