What Happened? The Fulton County ransomware attack was carried out by financially motivated hackers, disrupting key county services. The incident involved cybercriminals claiming responsibility for the attack and listing Fulton County as a victim on their dark web platform. The attack, attributed to the LockBit group, involved leaking internal documents, CONTINUE READING
Here’s a list of free study resources that you can use to prepare for the CISSP exam: 1. (ISC)² Official Study Guide: (ISC)² offers a free Official CISSP Study Guide that covers the eight domains of the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK). You can download it from the official CONTINUE READING
At the time of writing this article, the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification, managed by (ISC)², does not specifically require knowledge of blockchain technology. Blockchain is a decentralized and distributed ledger technology that securely records digital transactions across multiple computers. The technology is notable for its robust security CONTINUE READING
At this time in 2023, a year after the pandemic and with many workers working on a remote, hybrid basis, the question of whether full-time on-hand IT technicians is becoming a concern for those who have made their careers out of IT. The rise of IT managed services has been CONTINUE READING
Lately there has been much talk about passkeys vs passwords. Apple’s iOS 17 is offering the capability and there are already much available on references to implementing passkeys across Microsoft’s various platforms, namely Microsoft 365. That said, I can provide an overview of what “passkeys” might refer to and the CONTINUE READING
Migrating a 200-user Microsoft tenant to Google Workspace (formerly G Suite) is a complex undertaking that requires careful planning and execution. Below is a detailed technical plan that outlines the necessary steps, estimated budget, timeline, and risk mitigation strategies for a successful migration: Pre-Migration Preparation Assessment and Planning: Perform a CONTINUE READING
Security and data privacy experts from different fields comment on the concerns about FaceApp: Could a blockchain-based DApp alleviate privacy violations?
Barclays bank seemingly dumps Coinbase over AML, but the exchange finds a replacement. Business as usual for U.K. customers?
The crypto markets are seeing a surge of green, with altcoins spearheading gains and Bitcoin circling the $10,400 mark
The holding company of cryptocurrency-friendly Silvergate Bank, Silvergate Capital Corporation, is examining the possibility of offering cryptocurrency loans