What Is An Attack Surface?

In 2017, there were over 130 large-scale, targeted breaches in the U.S., and the numbers are growing every year by 27%. Professionals are always saying there is no such thing as perfect security, but then why aren’t all cyber vulnerabilities being exploited? It all has to do with what it's worth for the attacker. But to make sure the cost to exploit your organization outweighs the benefits, you need to understand the concept of an “attack surface.” What
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Vicarius and DReA - Out With The Old, In With The New Tech

They say don't fix what isn't broken, but what if the solutions could be made simpler? With Da Ros e Associati (DReA), expect to get only the most innovative, state-of-the-art technology that collapses old security layers. The Vicarius team is always looking for new ways to simplify ways to combat cyber threats to make things easier for clients. We are happy to be partnering with DReA to provide only the best and up-to-date cybersecurity solutions that last. DReA is the
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Could Equifax’ 2017 Data Breach Be Avoided?

In 2017, sensitive information of over 140m US consumers was stolen from the major credit bureau -- Equifax. This was due to a known software bug within the Apache Struts framework, a popular application used by web developers to host Java applications, which was in use by the Equifax' IT infrastructure. A Bug That Wasn't Squashed Even though a fix was released by the Apache Software Foundation, the IT team did not take action to mitigate the issue, probably due
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A Cybersecurity Expert's Impression of Infosecurity Europe 2019

For those of you who were one of the 20,000 security professionals to attend this year’s Infosecurity Europe expo, we hope you had as great of a time as we did! And for those of you who didn’t attend, here is the breakdown of what you’ve missed: Not your ordinary industry event Industry events can get pretty tense. Whether you came on behalf of your company or decided to come on your own, expect to be
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Vicarius and i2ss - Safety First

Cybersecurity is crucial for any industry, but so is where you get your cybersecurity solutions. Not only do you want a team that can deliver, but also a team that cares about your safety. 'Safety First' is what the team at I2 Sistemas y Seguridad Informática (i2ss) always have in mind when they provide safeguard information security to their clients. Vicarius aims to fight cyber threats before they can be exploited. Why wait until there is an issue when you
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