Using Multi-Factor Authentication for Network Security

Micah Spady Education

Using Multi-Factor Authentication for Network Security

Many inquiries that we receive reference Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) and how it can be used to improve the network security. MFA is a process that requires more than one form of identity to authenticate a user and approve network access. …

How to gain trust back in your cybersecurity system

What is a Man-In-The-Middle attack?

Samuel Metzler Consumer Protection, Data Breach, Security Threats

What is a Man-In-The-Middle attack?

Remember that episode of Spongebob Squarepants where the titular character and his best friend Patrick are sitting in their backyards passing messages through blowing bubbles? As usual, their antics bother their neighbor Squidward who decides to retaliate by popping their …

Overcoming Support Tickets

Buried Under a Mountain of Support Tickets? We Can Help!

Jake Ludin Education

Buried Under a Mountain of Support Tickets? We Can Help!

Support tickets are an inescapable burden that many IT departments wish they could reduce. Resolving technical issues is a vital function of any IT department, but they amount to a net negative for all parties involved. Particularly at the beginning …

This artilce discusses some of the common questions we receive about PKIs

Public Key Infrastructure: Explained

Jake Ludin Education

Public Key Infrastructure: Explained

The use of a Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) by an organization demonstrates a dedication to the security of the network and the effectiveness of public key encryption and certificate-based networks. The purpose of a PKI is to manage the public …

Microsoft : PEAP-MSCHAPv2 Vulnerability Could Allow For Credential Theft

News Security Threats

Microsoft : PEAP-MSCHAPv2 Vulnerability Could Allow For Credential Theft

In 2013, Microsoft released a report of a known security vulnerability present within Wi-Fi authentication. The authentication protocol known as PEAP-MSCHAPv2, a widely supported standard, can be exploited to gain user login information from devices which are not properly configured …

Addressing Theft Threats From All Angles

Jake Ludin Security Threats

Addressing Theft Threats From All Angles

The looming threat of a data breach has influenced many organizations to step up the security protecting their wireless network. Organizations with personnel files, financial information, and other types of valuable data are a potential target for hackers, so many …

Equifax security breach

Equifax’s Story: The Risks of Lax Security

Jake Ludin Case study, Data Breach

Equifax’s Story: The Risks of Lax Security

On July 29th, 2017, Equifax discovered that data was leaking out of the credit bureau’s databases and had been since approximately mid-May of that year. They publicly reported the incident on September 7th, and it quickly became known as one …