A new method has been found to make cracking WPA/WPA2 easier The makers of Hashcat found a simpler way to gather the Pairwise Master Key Identifier (PMKID) from WPA/WPA2-secured wifi network. Before this method was discovered an attacker would have to wait for a user to authenticate, and then steal the 4-way handshake of the […]
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Remember when several massive ransomware attacks went global and hit many big businesses? Fredrik Svantes, Senior Information Security Manager at Basefarm, discussed with us the latest developments that keep the cybersecurity community busy.
Huge Cryptomining Attack on ISP-Grade Routers Spreads Globally Carrier-grade MikroTik routers are delivering potentially millions of daily cryptomining pages to the attacker. A massive hacking campaign has been uncovered, compromising tens of thousands of MikroTik routers to embed Coinhive scripts in websites using a known vulnerability. So far, Censys.io has reported more than 170,000 active […]
Semantix, Scandinavia’s largest language company, has chosen Basefarm as their supplier of its business critical operations. High availability, security expertise and flexible solutions were on the wish list during the procurement process.
How can you protect yourself from hackers and more specifically, DDOS attacks?
Yes it seems really early, but if you want to be prepared for the biggest sale of the year, you need to get your skates on.
New Spectre attack enables secrets to be leaked over a network In a paper named “NetSpectre: Read Arbitrary Memory over Network” researchers from Graz University of Technology, including one of the original Meltdown discoverers, Daniel Gruss, have described NetSpectre: a fully remote attack based on Spectre. With NetSpectre, an attacker can remotely read the memory […]
Big Data and cloud computing are the drivers of digital transformation. Large, sometimes sensitive data volumes are being processed more quickly and comprehensively than ever before. Multicloud and hybrid cloud computing enable access to pretty much unlimited resources, as well as create unimaginable possibilities – and even new high demands on IT security, too, particularly when it comes to clouds.
The protection of your web application should be on the agenda from the first line of code and is key to functional and secure operations, of the application in the future. We recommend Detectify who helped out Facebook, Google, PayPal, Dropbox and lots of others and here we outline what you need to do to improve the security of your applications.
Against the backdrop of new technologies and the ever-more demanding requirements of customers and/or employees, IT leaders in companies are constantly faced with new challenges.