Cyber threats and the need for enhanced security management is a recurring theme in today’s news headlines. In previous decades, security in most organizations was primarily a technical discussion relating to firewalls and anti-virus controls. However in the last ten years, security has evolved into much more of a risk management issue.
2015-09-08 07:08 PM EDT
Microsoft Releases September 2015 Security Bulletin
The FBI is warning businesses to be on the lookout for emails sent by scammers to trick them into transferring funds to fraudulent accounts. Microsoft has released 12 updates to address vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to take control of an affected system. US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Microsoft Security Bulletins MS15-094 through MS15-105 and apply the necessary updates.
2015-09-01 07:44 PM EST
Google Chrome Version 45.0.2454.85 Includes Security Updates
Chrome version 45.0.2454.85 addresses multiple security vulnerabilities and is an update available for Windows, Macintosh, and Linux operating systems. Check the Chrome Releases page for the latest available version of Chrome.
2015-09-01 12:00 PM EST
FBI warns businesses of email scams involving fund transfers
The FBI is warning businesses to be on the lookout for emails sent by scammers to trick them into transferring funds to fraudulent accounts.The latest scams have become more sophisticated and are costing many businesses money by sending what appears to be legitimate communications from authoritative personnel within the organization to those that have access to the business accounts.