Who are the ShadowBrokers?

Who are the ShadowBrokers?

The WannaCry ransomware strain was created by amateurs who copied and pasted security vulnerabilities from a famous hacker group. It’s no longer a threat if you have updated your computer, but as evidenced by a recent announcement, the hacker group will continue to release dangerous security exploits for anyone to use.

Why is Windows XP getting updates?

Why is Windows XP getting updates?

Microsoft products usually have an end-of-support date, where no more feature updates and security patches will be offered. However, earlier this month, Microsoft has released a security update for Windows XP, an operating system that has been unsupported since 2014. Although releasing a patch for an old system seems unusual, Microsoft does have its reasons.

Deploy Series: Protecting your SharePoint and OneDrive content

Deploy Series: Protecting your SharePoint and OneDrive content

In today’s day and age, it’s becoming increasingly easy for strangers to access your content and data without you wanting them to. Indeed, by not taking the necessary precautions, your data and content can be at risk. Fortunately, SharePoint and OneDrive have built-in solutions that enable you to protect their content! Below are several types of security measures that SharePoint and OneDrive use to ensure that your content is protected:

 
Physical Security
In order to make sure that your data will not be tampered with on a physical level, datacenters have limited access.

Fantom: the latest cybersecurity spectre

Fantom: the latest cybersecurity spectre

It’s hard to deny how quickly the different types of ransomware multiply — they do so faster than rabbits during mating season. Ransomware vary in appearance, subtlety, and targets. The latest addition to the extensive list of ransomware varieties is Fantom.