Month: July 2024

Pioneers in Tech
Pioneers in Tech: Nikola Tesla’s vision for wireless communication

Pioneers in Tech: Nikola Tesla’s vision for wireless communication

This edition of Pioneers in Tech looks at the legend of Nikola Tesla—not only do electric cars bear his name, but also his alternating-current (AC) electric system remains the basis of electricity today. Plus, the “Tesla coil” he invented is...

/ July 12, 2024
PHI Hackers
Tips for MSPs to product PHI from hackers

Tips for MSPs to product PHI from hackers

Hackers love personal healthcare information (PHI). Health records contain a trove of highly saleable information that can fetch high prices on the dark web. Enlance Health found that in the past two years alone, over 800 security breaches targeting healthcare...

/ July 12, 2024
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Vulnerabilities found in Gogs Git service

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Vulnerabilities found in Gogs Git service

Four vulnerabilities were found in Gogs Git Service, impacting multiple versions up to 0.13.0. The vulnerabilities can impact the confidentiality and availability of data, however, code execution is possible. Continue reading this Cybersecurity Threat Advisory to protect your accounts and...

/ July 11, 2024
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Emergence of Eldorado RaaS

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Emergence of Eldorado RaaS

A new ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS), known as Eldorado, recently emerged, introducing locker variants for both VMware ESXi and Windows systems. Eldorado has rapidly demonstrated its ability to inflict severe damage on victims’ data, reputation, and business continuity. Review this Cybersecurity Threat...

/ July 10, 2024
Microsoft 365
Is your client’s Microsoft 365 data protected?

Is your client’s Microsoft 365 data protected?

According to some estimates, over 1 million companies use Microsoft 365 (M365). Because they’re working with a trusted brand, businesses often think their data stored on the platform is protected by Microsoft, but that is not the case – Microsoft doesn’t natively...

/ July 10, 2024
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: RCE vulnerability in Ghostscript

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: RCE vulnerability in Ghostscript

A Ghostscript remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2024-29510 (with a CVSS rating of 5.5), is currently being exploited. This exploit can allow attackers to bypass the -dSAFER sandbox and execute code remotely. Review this Cybersecurity Threat Advisory to...

/ July 9, 2024
Reviews
Google Reviews: The key to MSP success

Google Reviews: The key to MSP success

If you’re considering buying a product, hiring a service provider, eating at a restaurant, etc., what is one of the initial steps you take in your research? If you’re like most people – 99 percent to be exact – your...

/ July 9, 2024
Small business confidence on the rise

Small business confidence on the rise

Small businesses, a main target audience of managed service providers (MSPs), appear to be regaining confidence in the post-pandemic economy. A Small Business Index created by MetLife and the U.S. Department of Commerce finds nearly half (46 percent) say they...

/ July 8, 2024
Tech Time Warp
Tech Time Warp: California adopts groundbreaking ergonomics standard

Tech Time Warp: California adopts groundbreaking ergonomics standard

Texting thumb. Mouse shoulder. Computer hunchback. In today’s always-on world, it’s far too easy to overdo your use of technology. You can effortlessly end up on the path toward a repetitive stress injury (RSI). In this edition of Tech Time...

/ July 5, 2024
Tales from the security operations center (SOC)

Tales from the security operations center (SOC)

With the frequency and variety of cyberattacks increasing daily, the need for comprehensive security measures has never been more critical. For analysts staffing a security operations center (SOC) for a global extended detection and response (XDR) service, each day brings...

/ July 4, 2024