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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
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Critical update for Juniper Networks routers

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Critical update for Juniper Networks routers

A high-severity vulnerability in Juniper Networks, known as CVE-2024-2973, has been exploited. The following flaw affects some of its router products and users need to address it early enough to avoid exploitation. Review this Cybersecurity Threat Advisory in full to...

/ July 3, 2024
MSP Sales enablement
Leveraging AI to streamline MSP customer management

Leveraging AI to streamline MSP customer management

In part one of this series, we took a look at how artificial intelligence (AI) can be used to elevate managed service provider (MSP) efficiency and improve MSP operations. Here, we are going to look at how AI can improve...

/ July 3, 2024
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: OpenSSH vulnerability threatens remote code execution

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: OpenSSH vulnerability threatens remote code execution

OpenSSH maintainers have released security updates to contain a critical security flaw that could result in unauthenticated remote code execution with root privileges in glibc-based Linux systems. Please review the information in this Cybersecurity Threat Advisory to limit your potential...

/ July 2, 2024
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Critical GitLab vulnerabilities

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Critical GitLab vulnerabilities

GitLab has released multiple security updates that address a total of 14 vulnerabilities. Attackers can exploit one of the vulnerabilities to run pipelines as any user. Read this Cybersecurity Threat Advisory in detail to learn more about how you can...

/ July 2, 2024
Wasted IT spending provides opportunity for MSPs

Wasted IT spending provides opportunity for MSPs

A survey of 503 IT professionals suggests there is much more focus on identifying and preventing wasted spending on applications and IT infrastructure. Conducted by Flexera, the survey finds 37 percent of respondents said wasted spending on infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) and...

/ July 1, 2024
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: TeamViewer breach

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: TeamViewer breach

On June 26, RMM software designer TeamViewer announced a recent breach of their network. According to TeamViewer, no customer data has yet been compromised by this breach. Read this Cybersecurity Threat Advisory in detail to secure your network and devices....

/ July 1, 2024
Tech Time Warp
Tech Time Warp: The curious history of QWERTY

Tech Time Warp: The curious history of QWERTY

From time to time, your inner Mavis Beacon might wonder about the seemingly nonsensical arrangement of your keyboard. What’s the story behind QWERTY? You’ll find out in this edition of Tech Time Warp! On June 23, 1868, Christopher Latham Sholes,...

/ June 28, 2024
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: MOVEit Transfer vulnerability exploit

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: MOVEit Transfer vulnerability exploit

Progress Software has released a patch for a high-severity vulnerability in MOVEit Transfer, identified as CVE-2024-5806. This vulnerability is currently under active attack and allows attackers to bypass authentication mechanisms. Organizations using MOVEit Transfer should review this Cybersecurity Threat Advisory...

/ June 28, 2024
AI
Can AI help MSPs improve margins?

Can AI help MSPs improve margins?

Artificial intelligence (AI) is being touted as a magic elixir – whatever the problem is, AI is the answer. Unfortunately, it is not quite ready to do many of the more advanced things that people want to do. However, in...

/ June 27, 2024