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Welcome to part two of our series on building a vulnerability management program. Today we go through steps three and four of our build but if you missed last week, you can catch up here.  Step 3: Patching You’ve got your list of vulnerabilities from…

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*This post was updated recently to reflect changes made when the PCI DSS standards document was updated to v3.2 in April of 2016 as well as the new Verizon PCI Compliance. It was previously published here. Things just got real for companies that need…

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Last week, Conrad started off our talk about vulnerability management with a great overview on what a program is and how it can impact your organization. This week, we go a little deeper and talk about actual tactics you can put in place…

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The SANS definition of a Red Team is, “a process designed to detect network and system vulnerabilities and test security by taking an attacker-like approach to system/network/data access.” At Core, we believe that a Red Team is the ultimate way to “Think like…

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The Equifax breach was caused by a vulnerability. The WannaCry virus exploited a vulnerability. The stories don’t seem to end but it seems like no one is talking about how to solve this problem which is – start a vulnerability management program. “Manage…

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We are preparing for our annual user conference and, unlike years before, this one will be bigger and better than ever. By now you’ve heard the news: SecureAuth and Core Security are joining forces to offer the industry’s first identity-based security automation platform…

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At the age of six, my parents were looking for ways to get me out of the house and burn some of that energy every six-year-old child has. On top of being pretty small, I grew up in a small town. So my…

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It is our mission to continuously provide to you a comprehensive and up-to-date penetration testing tool to meet the needs of the market. Today we are recapping the 23 total updates that have been shipped to Core Impact 2017 R2 since its release…

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It’s that time of year again where the air turns a bit cooler, pumpkins start popping up in your supermarket and your annoying neighbor starts posting daily “Only XX Days til Christmas” updates. Yes, it is almost holiday shopping season and if you’re…

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*As used previously in GCN.com As governments look for more ways to reduce costs, electronic payments have become an economical method of purchase. Using credit or debit cards reduces the time it takes to receive funds, is less error-prone and makes it easier for…

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