Tips to Protect from Ransomware

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The year of 2017 has been plagued with ransomware attacks. We had the massive infection of Wannacry ransomware in May and subsequently the Bad Rabbit ransomware that just came out few days ago. With the greater embrace of cryptocurrencies such as the Bitcoin and Ethereum that offer great anonymity for payment transactions, we can reasonably expect more ransomware to be spread in the wild through more and more creative ways to induce victims into falling prey as hackers have monetary motivation aided by cryptocurrencies. Continue reading “Tips to Protect from Ransomware”

Brute Force Attack Protection

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Brute force attack protection can be quite simple if the nature of the attack is well understood. Since this is one of the most common online intrusion methods into cloud servers, let’s explore brute force attack into greater depth for your infrastructure security, as well as considering a free and useful tool for brute force attack protection! Continue reading “Brute Force Attack Protection”

Cloud Server Security Hardening

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Cloud Server Security Hardening should be on every IT department’s main checklist whether for new system setup, or an information security inspection onto existing system that has been commissioned and in operation. What should be the standards or benchmark of reference for how secured the platforms are?  Continue reading “Cloud Server Security Hardening”