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January 12th, 2019 | Jay Ferron
    Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) rootkits gained quite a bit of attention in the security community over the years with a considerable amount of research going into the topic. However, there’s been limited practical use of this malware type in the wild until the discovery of LoJax. - read more
 
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January 12th, 2019 | Jay Ferron
The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC), part of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), is aware of a global Domain Name System (DNS) infrastructure hijacking campaign. Using compromised credentials, an attacker can modify the location to which an organization’s domain name resources resolve. - read more
 
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January 12th, 2019 | Jay Ferron
    The group behind the CryptoMix malware have changed tactics once again. The bad actors in this case brute force a login through RDP, and then encrypt the data on your computer while attempting to identify and remove any local backups available. With a successful attack, there’s no way to regain your data without the decryption key or through an off-network backup of the system. - read more
 
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January 12th, 2019 | Jay Ferron
    A hacker called SandboxEscaper disclosed an unpatched zero-day exploit affecting the Windows® operating system. This is the third zero-day exploit SandboxEscaper has disclosed in the last six months. - read more
 
Article
January 10th, 2019 | James E. Gaskin
As the major players cram more cores into smaller, faster CPUs, system builders should be thinking customization and flexibility. - read more
 
Lenovo CES
January 10th, 2019 | Matt Whitlock
Lenovo unleashed a slew of new products of interest to resellers at CES 2019. Let's take a look at the latest and greatest from the maker of the ThinkPad. - read more
 
Article
January 8th, 2019 | James E. Gaskin
Internet of Things technology can slow the truck roll and speed resolution for firms with field techs. - read more
 
News
January 7th, 2019 | ChannelPro
Available later this month, the new offerings target gamers, designers, content creators, and other PC enthusiasts. - read more
 
Blog Entry
December 22nd, 2018 | Jay Ferron
    Oil and gas companies within the Middle East and Russia have once again been targeted and attacked by various strains of malware. One of the strains appears to be the third version of the Shamoon worm that ran rampant in 2016, and the other one is known as Seedworm, named after the cyber espionage group that created it. - read more
 
Blog Entry
December 22nd, 2018 | Jay Ferron
    Three months ago, security researcher Travis Ormandy from Google Project Zero detailed a significant flaw of which Logitech has finally released a patch. In his September 18th meeting the engineers at Logitech gave the impression that they understood the problem and had a fix in mind and were ready to roll out a patch immediately. - read more
 

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