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Cybercriminals want your cloud services accounts, CISA warns

On January 13 the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) issued a warning about several recent successful cyberattacks on various organizations’ cloud services. What methods did the attackers use? In the initial phase, the victims were targeted by phishing emails trying to capture the credentials of a cloud service account. Once the attackers had stolen a set of valid … [Read more...]

Spotify resets some user logins after hacker database found floating online

A team of researchers working for vpnMentor has found a treasure trove in the form of an unsecured Elasticsearch database containing over 380 million records. The trove contained login credentials and other data belonging to Spotify users. So what’s Spotify doing leaving its user data hanging around on an unsecured database? Answer: It’s not. On investigation, the team found the … [Read more...]

RegTech explained: a crucial toolset for the financial industry

Every organization in the financial industry needs to meet certain regulatory obligations, even if it’s just filing a tax return or submitting an annual report. In certain industries, such as financial services, they’ve added their own additional sets of rules that must be adhered to. For example, organizations who take and process credit card payments have an obligation to meet the Payment … [Read more...]

What All Admins Must Know About Microsoft Active Directory

Azure AD is the directory for your Microsoft 365 tenant, as well as the Identity as a Service (IDaaS) platform for your Azure PaaS and SaaS deployments. Read the post here: What All Admins Must Know About Microsoft Active Directory … [Read more...]

How to Secure Your Apps and Data with Azure Active Directory

Do you know how OAuth attacks work? Learn how to use Multi Factor Authentication and Conditional Access to help protect your business. Read the post here: How to Secure Your Apps and Data with Azure Active Directory … [Read more...]

Managing Identities and Passwords in Azure Active Directory

In the hybrid cloud world we live in today, using Identity Protection (IdP) and Privileged Identity Management (PIM) can help you lower your security risks. Read the post here: Managing Identities and Passwords in Azure Active Directory … [Read more...]

How Conditional Access Makes MFA Easy for Your Company

Microsoft's Conditional Access allows admins to tread the line between security and ease-of-use with next-generation identity services in the cloud age Read the post here: How Conditional Access Makes MFA Easy for Your Company … [Read more...]

Configure ‘Break Glass’ Emergency Access for Azure Active Directory

In cloud computing generally and in Microsoft Azure specifically, the shared responsibility model means that both Microsoft and you (the customer) have a role to play in ensuring service high availability. … [Read more...]