On Black Friday, 2013, millions of shoppers went to Target stores around the U.S. They picked out what they wanted, stepped up to a cashier, swiped their credit cards and left happy. Except they shouldn’t have been happy. Months earlier, hackers broke into Target IT systems through a small, third-party HVAC contractor to the company. […]

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The number of reported instances of data breaches in different organizations increases with each passing day. Businesses are feeling the frustrations that follow such occurrences. In 2019 during the World Economic Forum, cyber attacks and data breaches ranked fourth and fifth respectively for two consecutive years as the globe’s most dangerous risks. A practical case […]

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The Case On June 11th, 2019 NBC News portal published a story about an information leak at U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). In a nutshell, images of travellers and vehicle plates, presumably collected at points of entry, have been copied to a subcontractor’s network in violation of government policies and without the agency’s authorization. […]

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Better late than never. Better luck next time? These phrases conjure up notions of doing too little too late. They don’t exactly instill very much confidence. Perhaps something that should’ve been done, just wasn’t. So what happens next? Should you blame a person, or perhaps a team? Did someone do something wrong on purpose, or […]

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Happy New Year to one and all 2018 was another good year for the Privileged Access Management market. Why? Gartner has revealed its first Magic Quadrant, awareness among enterprises has increased, market growth rates remained in double digits and we’ve seen the first moves of consolidation. As for the technology, the market realized that PAM […]

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We hope you have enjoyed some family time during the holiday season – as we did! Now it’s time for a double dose of our cybersecurity news – grab your coffee and start the latest review with us! #InsiderThreats All available summaries of 2018 hacks will have a slight hangover about the apparently false news […]

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This is Fudo maintenance release, introducing improvements to stability and bug fixes. It is a milestone towards upcoming system-wide Fudo upgrades. Fudo 3.9 changes list: New: RADIUS challange-response support; available for RDP, SSH, VNC and Admin Panel & User Portal. Swiss and German keyboard support for RDP login. Improved: A lot of new reports: by […]

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NASA suffers data breach An intruder gained access to a server containing the information of current and former NASA personnel, including social security numbers. Possible insider abuse! EU diplomatic communications hacked for years Thousand of diplomatic cables have been intercepted, over a period of several years. Breach discovered by a private security firm and evidence […]

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According to Gartner we are the one of the fastest growing privileged access management vendors, thanks to the unique approach to the deployment of IT security solutions. And of course, our presence in the MQ is only beginning of the journey! NEWARK, Calif. – Dec. 18, 2018 Fudo Security has been listed among the top players […]

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First GDPR fine in Germany It is the country’s first instance of GDPR as a regional state regulator slaps a fine on a German chat platform. Although the hack affects over 800,00 email addresses and over 1.5 million passwords and usernames, the tech company has gotten away without a hefty fine. The penalty will be […]

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