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September 24th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released the third public draft of NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-90C, Recommendation for Random Bit Generator (RBG) Constructions. The NIST SP 800-90 series of documents supports the generation of high-quality random bits for - Read More
 
September 24th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 NIST has released NIST Internal Report (IR) 8286C, Staging Cybersecurity Risks for Enterprise Risk Management and Governance Oversight. This report completes the cybersecurity risk management (CSRM) and enterprise risk management (ERM) integration cycle described throughout the NIST IR 8286 series - Read More
 
September 24th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 Our analysis of a recent version of a previously reported info-stealing Android malware, delivered through an ongoing SMS campaign, demonstrates the continuous evolution of mobile threats. Masquerading as a banking rewards app, this new version has additional remote access trojan (RAT) - Read More
 
September 24th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 Microsoft researchers recently investigated an attack where malicious OAuth applications were deployed on compromised cloud tenants and then used to control Exchange Online settings and spread spam. The investigation revealed that the threat actor launched credential stuffing attacks against high- - Read More
 
September 24th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 CISA and the National Security Agency (NSA) have published a joint cybersecurity advisory about control system defense for operational technology (OT) and industrial control systems (ICSs). Control System Defense: Know the Opponent is intended to provide critical infrastructure owners and - Read More
 
September 24th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 NIST’s Cybersecurity for the Internet of Things (IoT) program has released two new documents: The final version of Profile of the IoT Core Baseline for Consumer IoT Products (NIST IR 8425). The public draft (June 2022) took the consumer IoT cybersecurity criteria from our February - Read More
 
September 24th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 As a part of the periodic review of NIST’s cryptographic standards and guidelines, NIST's Crypto Publication Review Board announcedthe review of FIPS 198-1 The Keyed-Hash Message Authentication Code (HMAC) in August 2021. In response, NIST received public comments. NIST proposes to convert FIPS - Read More
 
September 23rd, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
One day in the early-1990s, teenage Juan Fernandez was out in the blistering New Mexico heat making adobe mud bricks with his grandfather. Digging ditches, making, selling and laying bricks, and any other number of physically demanding tasks were what Fernandez had in his future. Not for the summer - Read More
 
September 22nd, 2022 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
You can be well prepared to sell your MSP at the highest valuation when the time is right by taking the appropriate action now.The recurring revenue model of managed IT services offers unique benefits over traditional time and materials, hardware resale, and project-based business models. - Read More
 
September 22nd, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
As we head into the fall months, it’s time to start thinking about next year’s business plan. Since your ability to provide valuable services depends on your ability to bring in profitable business, it stands to reason that the marketing and sales section of your business plan is critical. The - Read More
 

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