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  • Lessons learnt from “Uber Files”

    “Uber Files”: A leak of 1,24,000 internal Uber documents spanning a period between 2013, and 2017. This leak has been damaging to Uber and you can read details on this link https://www.icij.org/investigations/uber-files/frequently-asked-questions-about-the-uber-files/ Few key lessons to be learnt are, Have an incident management team ready which includes top executives and technical and key managers for […]

  • Good bye Debian 9, welcome 11

    Around 15 years back when we decided to start a server administration division, we were wondering which Linux based OS to use.  We finally decided on Debian after evaluating many different Linux distributions. Some advantages of Debian – Debian is free and open source software and will always be 100% free. – Debian is stable […]

  • SaaS misconfiguration a major finding

    The “2022 SaaS Security Survey Report” is out and the key findings are around SaaS (Software as a Service) misconfiguration, which is leading to security incidents. The causes for these are multiple including, lack of visibility, too many departments with access, lower investment in security tools and staff. Of those who took part in the […]

  • Biggest DDoS attack to hit a Crypto Platform

    Cloudflare has said that they received one of the DDoS attacks with 15.3 million requests.DDoS Attack means “Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) Attack” and it is a cybercrime in which the attacker floods a server with internet traffic to prevent users from accessing connected online services and sites. Key points to note. The attack lasted just 15 […]

  • Staff security training for a company

    Recently we got a request from a company. After a minor potential security incident, they required their staff to undergo security training with the aspect of business they were in. This works in 2 ways, first of course it helps that their staff are reiterated about the security policies, the lapse that happened, and common […]