Critical IT News2018-06-11T01:50:35-04:00

Password Security

Strong Password Tips We have recently come across an article that demonstrates how easy it is for someone to crack a password on some predetermined rules for someone with only a few computer science [...]

July 30th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

EFAIL vulnerability

Researchers have discovered a vulnerability in the OpenPGP and S/MIME protocols that allows for the exfiltration of plaintext messages. (Both protocols are used to secure end-to-end encrypted emails.) They dubbed the vulnerability "EFAIL" because [...]

May 17th, 2018|Categories: Critical IT news|

Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities explained

Spectre, Meltdown vulnerabilities explained Meltdown and Spectre exploit critical vulnerabilities in modern processors. These hardware vulnerabilities allow programs to steal data which is currently processed on the computer. While programs [...]

February 28th, 2017|Categories: Critical IT news|