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October 5th, 2019 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
    The Portable Document Format (PDF) standard has been able to provide many benefits that unify communications across many different software and hardware platforms. One of those elements is the encryption schemes that allow users to password protect their documents from view, edit - Read More
 
October 5th, 2019 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
    Remote malware has been around for almost the entire history of computers. Attackers are always looking for ways to exfiltrate data from systems and be able to control their malware from a remote location. The Command & Control (C2) devices are usually servers controlled by - Read More
 
October 5th, 2019 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
    Baseband Management Controllers (BMC) are a popular feature found on most motherboards targeting the server market. They provide a number of convenience functions for remote management which is great for machines typically located in a cold noisy room. Some of the functions they - Read More
 
October 5th, 2019 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
    Researchers at Cisco Talos have discovered a fake veteran hiring website, hosted by an Iranian hacking group, luring users into downloading malware by spoofing a legitimate veteran job search site. The sham website, hiremilitaryheroes.com has been designed to resemble the valid - Read More
 
October 5th, 2019 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
    There has always been a battle between the Google Play Store and the malicious applications that attempt to reside on it. Google implements rigorous security testing of all apps, but some can still slip through the cracks. Such was the case when researchers from Symantec’s - Read More
 
October 4th, 2019 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
This week I was a guest on Laura Steward's It’sAll About the Questions radio show.She send me this note:"Thanks for being on the show my friend! You totally rocked it. I loved how you were willing to play with me to create an organic show that shares so much of who you are and the work - Read More
 
October 3rd, 2019 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
As a frequent traveler, I belong to all the "award" programs. Platinum this and Gold that. But unlike most frequent travelers, I'm not very strategic about it. If a conference is at a Hilton, I stay at the Hilton (not the Marriott across the street). If it's at a Marriott, I stay at the Marriott ( - Read More
 
September 24th, 2019 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
The 2019 NY Metro Joint Cyber Security Conference will take place on Thursday October 10th. NYMJCSC is now in its sixth year; featuring keynotes, panels and sessions aimed at various aspects of information security and technology. NYMJCSC is also offering a post-conference workshop on Friday, - Read More
 
September 23rd, 2019 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
This is a shout-out for one of my web developers.Most of you probably don't know that I mange almost two hundred web sites for my business. In addition to the blogs, podcast sites, and "major" web sites (SMBBooks.com, SmallBizThoughts.com, SmallBizThoughts.org, GreatLittleSeminar.com), I also have - Read More
 
September 19th, 2019 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
We all love Zoom, right?Well now we are taking our Zoom engagement to a new level.Effective immediately, we are making our Zoom Room available to all SBT Community Members 24 hours a days, seven days a week!24×7Why and What? Here’s what we’re up to:Members Click Here to Access the - Read More
 

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