Credential Stuffing: 8.7 Identity-Record Data Are On Surface, Deep & Dark Web

Credential Stuffing: 8.7 Identity-Record Data Are On Surface, Deep & Dark Web

Credential stuffing is a method that hackers use to infiltrate a company’s system by automated injection of breached username & password pairs. Attackers use credentials to bypass anti-spam and firewall devices and access users accounts. Once they were inside the company network, they can send phishing emails or compromise company systems/data. Note that attackers justRead more about Credential Stuffing: 8.7 Identity-Record Data Are On Surface, Deep & Dark Web[…]

Third-Parties: Risks & Threats Associated With Them

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 yourRead more about Third-Parties: Risks & Threats Associated With Them[…]

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

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 predictedRead more about Gartner Predicts 30% Of Breaches Due To Shadow IT by 2020[…]

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[…]