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Late last year the New York State of Financial Services (DFS) announced that New York would be proposing a "first in the nation" rule on cyber-security to go into effect on March 1, 2017 which would impact any bank, insurance company and anyone…

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We are a full three months into 2017 and hopefully you’ve remained unscathed. Have you had some things on your “to-do” list that just haven’t happened? Or maybe something didn’t work or produce as much of a “punch” as you were hoping it would? Maybe…

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How do you look at vulnerability management? We’ve seen several blogs on this topic in the past month and even a webinar with one of our security consultants but the truth is that everyone looks at this issue differently. From scanning and assessments…

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Welcome to the 1st CoreLabs for CISOs blog. To set your expectation, we will be updating you on our latest research quarterly, but we reserve the right to provide timely pieces on things like the WikiLeaks Vault7 dump of CIA tradecraft as needs…

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We’ve let you in on some of the not-so-secret mistakes people make with pen-tests last week and we’re continuing with that theme today. There are more potential mistakes and we want to make sure you’re aware of them in order make your pen-tests…

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Wouldn’t it be nice to sleep easy at night and not have to worry if your vulnerability management program is really catching all the vulnerabilities that could be and are in your environments? Wouldn’t it even be nicer if you could get them…

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For some, running a pen test is merely something to do to pass a compliance check for the year. However, there are many more benefits than just adhering to a precedent set out before you. If done correctly – correctly being the main…

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March Madness, the annual college basketball championship, is here! Whether that means gearing up for the basketball tournament or getting ready to face spring and summer seasons, this is the beginning of a very busy time for a lot of people and organizations.…

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ERP systems play a big role in today’s largest IT environments in organizations. As security and compliance requirements increase and breaches and compromises happen more frequently, companies need to implement strong programs around secure communications. In the world of ERP systems, and especially…

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Are you overloaded with the amount of vulnerabilities existing in your network? Join the club! With so many scanning tools and so many vulnerabilities, it is easy to just bury your head in the sand and pretend this doesn't exist. However, that isn't…

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