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Stronger Multi-Factor Authentication With Certificates

Jake Ludin Consumer Protection, Security Threats

Stronger Multi-Factor Authentication With Certificates

It’s widely held knowledge that using a single factor for authentication to wireless networks is less than secure and easily exploited by hackers. Many organizations recognize this and utilize Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) to an extra layer of protection. Each additional …

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Configuring Yubikey Desktop Login on Jamf-Managed Devices

Patrick Grubbs Consumer Protection

Configuring Yubikey Desktop Login on Jamf-Managed Devices

Yubikeys represent an exciting opportunity to merge two features that are often at odds: security and convenience. Many organizations have purchased Yubikeys and distributed them to their employees for that extra layer of physical security. They’re commonly used to securely …

Don’t FREAK out just yet: Microsoft, Google and others provide crucial patches to combat the latest encryption bug

Adam Consumer Protection, Security Threats

Don’t FREAK out just yet: Microsoft, Google and others provide crucial patches to combat the latest encryption bug

In a recent discovery by French researchers in conjunction with Microsoft Research, the SSL/TLS protocols used to encrypt connections between browsers and website servers were found to be vulnerable on a variety of commonly used operating systems and browsers, including …

Marriott Jams WiFi Networks, Disconnecting Hotel Guests’ Personal Hotspots

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Marriott Jams WiFi Networks, Disconnecting Hotel Guests’ Personal Hotspots

Who knew that a worldwide hotel chain could monopolize the WiFi networks accessed on its property? Earlier this month Marriott was fined $600,000 for “jamming” guest-created hotspots while also charging consumers and small businesses exorbitant fees (upwards of $250-$1000 for …

Apple Fixes Crucial Enterprise WiFi Authentication Flaw With New IOS 8 Operating System

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Apple Fixes Crucial Enterprise WiFi Authentication Flaw With New IOS 8 Operating System

Even the king of the smartphone can’t avoid inevitable security vulnerabilities within its operating systems. Apple’s recent release of iOS 8 addresses a critical weakness present in older OS versions, which allowed potential attackers to hijack the wireless network authentication …