What Bangladesh Govt Might Learn from latest $81M Loss

Using open source software is a viable and proven method of combatting cyber-crime Credits to Zeeshan Hasan who is a director of Kazi Media, the company behind Deepto TV. It’s encouraging to read that the government understands the seriousness of the loss of $81 million dollars via the hacking of Bangladesh Bank, and that a cyber-security…


Parsix GNU/Linux 8.10 “Erik” & 8.15 “Nev” Receive Latest Debian Security Updates

After releasing the first Test build of the upcoming Parsix GNU/Linux 8.15 “Nev” operating system a couple of days ago, today, October 23, 2016, the Parsix GNU/Linux development team announced the availability of new security updates for all supported Parsix GNU/Linux releases. Parsix GNU/Linux 8.10 “Erik” is the current stable release of the Debian-based operating…


Cyber Security Awareness Month

The Ontario Provincial Police is warning the public to be vigilant as part of Cyber Security Awareness Month. Reading the contents of an e-mail should be safe if you have the latest security patches, but e-mail attachments can be harmful, police said. Phishing scams can trick you into opening attachments or giving up personal information.…


WordPress Plugin exploits that Bypass Cloudflare WAF

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Revslider, MailPoet, GravityForms Exploits Bypass Cloudflare WAF Credits to Mark of wordFence.com Last week we blogged about the advantages of endpoint security over a cloud firewall solution. We wrote about how cloud WAFs can be bypassed. We also blogged about how it is more challenging for a cloud WAF provider to write complex firewall rules because cloud…