The first sentence of the “About Ivanti” information at the end of each of our news releases says “Ivanti is IT evolved.” Which, of course, conjures up images of…the X-Men.…Read more
Phishing is a growing problem online today.
It wasn’t long after Phil Richards joined Ivanti as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) that we as fellow Ivanti employees started receiving email invitations to participate in periodic “Security Awareness Training” modules online.…Read more
April Patch Tuesday release from Microsoft is only about a third of the size of the March release. There are a total of 46 unique vulnerabilities (CVEs) being resolved, three of which have been publicly disclosed (CVE-2017-0210, CVE-2017-0199, CVE-2017-0203) and two of those have been exploited in the wild or zero days (CVE-2017-0210, CVE-2017-0199).…Read more
Summer is one of my favorite seasons of the year: backyard barbecues, sunshine for days, the TV listening to my conversations.…Read more
Basically all these ransomware variants can be blocked with one simple technique: whitelisting.
The trick is to minimize the admin overhead of setting up a whitelist, and that is where we have unique and compelling solutions.…Read more
If you miss a Patch Tuesday things begin to accumulate. March’s lineup makes this very apparent. Microsoft just released two months’ worth of updates that include 18 total bulletins (Yes, I said bulletins, we will get to that), 9 Critical \ 9 Important, a total of 136 unique CVEs, 3 Zero Days, and 12 Public Disclosures. …Read more
There is a lot of hype and sensationalism and a bit of false news circulating about Vault 7, the latest Wikileaks revelation.…Read more