Fahmida Y. Rashid

Hacking: Exploiting Default of Guessable Credentials

Hacking: Exploiting Default of Guessable Credentials Attackers exploited default or easily guessable credentials for about 29 percent of the breaches analyzed by the Verizon RISK team. Many vendors often ship...

Learn From Past Incidents

Learn From Past Incidents Insider attacks are common enough that there will be repeat incidents. Take precautions so that the latest incident can't be repeated again. IT can write an...

NASA Repeatedly Attacked, Jet Propulsion Lab Compromised

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration was under heavy attack over the past two years, as adversaries tried to infect machines with malware or use advanced persistent threats to...

Data, Laws, Cyber-Weapons Biggest Threats to Information Security

The three biggest information security risks in 2012 are the rise of big data, ill-conceived regulations and the prospect of cyber-war, a prominent security expert told attendees at the...

Networks Offer Best Security for BYOD, Consumerization of IT: Cisco

Information security professionals are faced with two difficult questions when trying to secure the network. They can either lock down the network, or €œfree up€ the technology, according to...

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Identity-Based Zero Trust is More Than a Buzzword

Zero Trust is being invoked frequently by security professionals, almost as a cure-all for all those things that keep them up at night. In...

Talking Digital Transformation with the Boston Red Sox

In the sports-event industry, the COVID-19 pandemic created unprecedented challenges. Despite the setbacks, COVID-19 accelerated digital transformation initiatives, resulting in a better experience for...

Microsoft Announces Windows 365 Cloud Desktop at Its Inspire Partner Event

Microsoft recently held its annual partner event, Inspire, where it announced new features to its 365 suites. Many of these new changes are solutions...

Riding the Hybrid Work Wave with Automation: Advice for Companies

The mass shift to remote work in 2020 turned out to be a positive for most workers, which means the hybrid workforce – a...

Masergy Performance Edge Solves the Unsolvable Middle Mile Problem

SD-WANs and SASE are red hot today and they should be, as they are the most transformative technologies for the WAN since, well, maybe...