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It's Time to Replace SMB with Something Smarter

Original network protocols are starting to age out of usefulness. HTTP is being replaced by HTTPS, people are trying to replace DNS with DNSSEC, and TLS just got its first update in 8 years. Now it's time to update SMB. Introducing SmarTransfer.

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26 Dec 2018

Creating A Secure Data Workflow With SDE

What does it look like when you secure a file with Safe-T? We talk a lot about creating granular access controls and integrating with your existing security structure, but it may just be easier to put the whole journey in context. Starting with an email and an attachment, here's how Safe-T’s Secure Data Exchange solution takes care of a file – and its accompanying text – in order to keep it safe, auditable, and easy to use. 

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19 Dec 2018

What’s the Problem with SMB 1, and Should You Worry About SMB 2 and 3?

For a certain kind of secure communication, Server Message Block (SMB) is no longer suited for the task. Windows machines use SMB to pass files around a network. Printers, mail servers, and high-priority internal network segments use SMB to provide access to remote users. Although SMB is convenient for Windows and other networks, it’s also convenient for attackers.

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17 Dec 2018

Red Team 104: CrackMapExec

Welcome back to our series on red teams! Here, we’re explaining the tools and concepts behind the in-house organizations designed to test a company’s defenses. We started by introducing Kali Linux, a foundational operating system for penetration testing.

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06 Dec 2018

Red Team 103: Understanding Sqlmap

Welcome back to our series on red teams! Here, we’re explaining the tools and concepts behind the in-house organizations designed to test a company’s defenses. We started by introducing Kali Linux, a foundational operating system for penetration testing.

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28 Nov 2018

Red Team 102: Understanding Metasploit

Welcome back to our series on red teams! Here, we’re explaining the tools and concepts behind the in-house organizations designed to test a company’s defenses. We started by introducing Kali Linux, a foundational operating system for penetration testing.

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21 Nov 2018

Red Team 101: Understanding Kali Linux

Your security environment is complicated. You’re invested in multiple security tools – antivirus, firewalls, IDS, IPS, SIEM, DLP, and more. If you haven’t invested in a red team, however, you’re doing security wrong.  How could you know that your expensive defenses are working unless you’ve tested them out?

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14 Nov 2018

Managing the Intersection of Cryptocurrency and Compliance

Cryptocurrency startups are still all the rage these days, but many of these companies have had a "break rules first, settle lawsuits later" approach to operating.

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08 Nov 2018

Want to Make $100 Million from Hacking? Steal Press Releases

Stealing credit card number? Old hat. Ransoming information? Been there, done that. Apparently, if you want to make real money from hacking (not that we’re suggesting this), press releases are the latest and most lucrative piece of valuable information.

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31 Oct 2018


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