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Fileless Malware: How it Steals in Plain Sight

by Calyptix, October 17, 2017

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Some malware can hide in plain sight – injecting itself into RAM and active processes. This makes it almost impossible to detect with traditional antivirus.

Get an overview of “fileless malware”, how it works, and how it can takeover. You’ll also see examples of recent fileless attacks against restaurants, website visitors, and more.

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5 Security Controls that Stop 85% of Cyber Attacks

by Calyptix, October 9, 2017

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In network security, you have to prioritize. You could take hundreds of steps to improve your security, but which ones really matter?

See just five security controls you can use to stop about 85% of all cyber attacks – basically, most of the common attacks seen today. The controls come from the CIS 20 (formerly known as the SANS 20).

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Network Inventory Made Easy: 5 Simple Steps

by Calyptix, October 2, 2017

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You need to know the devices that are allowed to use your network. The good news is you do not need a complicated or expensive asset management system to do it.

See a fast and easy way to document the devices on your network. You can get organized and start saving time.

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5 Network Security Best Practices from High-Attack Industries

by Calyptix, September 11, 2017

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Some of the most cunning and dangerous hackers in the world target companies in the finance and energy sectors. How do these companies prevent attacks? And what can you learn from them?

See five cybersecurity best practices from the finance and energy sectors. The tips were published by a federal task force in June 2017, and we point you to additional resources.

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Medical Device Security: 3 Biggest Fears of Health IT Pros

by Calyptix, September 4, 2017

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Medical devices have terrible security just like everything else in the Internet of Things. But while a hacked thermostat is annoying, a hacked insulin pump can kill you.

See the top three fears of health IT pros around medical device security. You’ll get examples of potentially fatal hacks and malware that can ensnares the entire network.

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Social Media Threats: Facebook Malware, Twitter Phishing, and More

by Calyptix, August 17, 2017

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Social networks like Facebook and Twitter have become preferred channels for hackers. They are being used to attack small businesses, individuals, and even the Department of Defense.

Know the types of attacks to watch for in social media. See how quickly the threat is growing, and why hackers are learning to love Facebook more than email.

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5 Internet of Things Attacks: Deadly Dolls and Killer Cars

by Calyptix, August 9, 2017

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The ‘internet of things’ is full of security holes – but should you care? Is the threat of an IoT attack real?

See five examples of IoT attacks and vulnerabilities. Show them to your clients to convince them to take action.

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Business Email Compromise: How a Scam Email Steals $400,000

by Calyptix, July 28, 2017

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Hackers have a new trick to steal money. It’s as simple as an email, and it can destroy a small business if successful.

Uncover the threat of “business email compromise” – a special type of email scam that the FBI says caused more damage last year than ransomware, phishing, or corporate data breaches.

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