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Third-Parties: Risks & Threats Associated With Them

Third-Party risks are more as the Third-Party breaches continue to dominate and these breaches are expensive to organizations. Third-parties are those companies that you directly work with such as data management companies, law firms, e-mail providers, web hosting companies, subsidiaries, vendors, sub-contractors. Third-Parties are  basically any organization, whose employees or systems have access to your… Read More »Third-Parties: Risks & Threats Associated With Them

Recommendation to prevent Shadow IT

Recommendation to Prevent Shadow IT

Shadow IT have many potential risks that can have an impact on organizations. These Five recommendations are that an organization can consider to prevent Shadow IT. Awareness: Communication is a key to prevent shadow IT and there needs to be communication on the policies and solutions that a company offers, as well as business units should be… Read More »Recommendation to Prevent Shadow IT

Gartner Predicts 30% Of Breaches Due To Shadow IT by 2020

This article delves into the risk Shadow IT poses. In a recent report Gartner predicted 30% of breaches due to Shadow IT, this further brings the focus to this topic. Let’s take a look at the report and a few mitigation strategies 1.What Gartner Predicted About Shadow IT Gartner’s Top Security Predictions in 2016 predicted… Read More »Gartner Predicts 30% Of Breaches Due To Shadow IT by 2020

ways ro prevent & identify sub-domain 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 »2 Ways to Identify & Prevent Subdomain Takeover Vulnerability

Top Open Source Tools to detect Subdomain takeover risk

Top Open Source Tools to detect Subdomain takeover risk

Subdomain Takeover is a type of risk which exists 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 (deleted or migrated). We have complied a list of Top Open Source Tools to detect Subdomain takeover risk. A well-known… Read More »Top Open Source Tools to detect Subdomain takeover risk

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 the… Read More »Top 6 Subdomain Takeover attacks on Uber, Lamborghini, USA.gov