January 26, 2016
Fortinet denies that a vulnerability found in many of its products is a true backdoor, but finds that the flaw is more widespread than once thought.
December 23, 2015
Juniper firewalls are reportedly vulnerable to two serious backdoors, and the NSA may be at least indirectly responsible for one that exposes VPN data.
October 08, 2014
Yahoo says a reported attack was not the result of a Shellshock exploit, but researchers have found new vulnerabilities in SSH key-management and network-attached storage systems.
March 05, 2014
SSH security is going unmanaged, leaving organizations susceptible to internal, external attacks. Centralized management of SSH keys is necessary.
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Identity access management (IAM) systems work to help keep security high by initiating, capturing, recording and managing user identities and access permissions. Cloud identity and access management systems can simplify these complex tasks, but moving identity stores to the cloud also raises security concerns. This guide focuses on several security-related identity and access management issues.
First, Dejan Lukan, a malware analyst, considers the subject of IAM in the cloud through the use of public and private keys, and offers four tips on hardening the security of cloud keys. Next, security expert Dave Shackleford outlines several best practices for managing access and identity in the cloud age. Finally, author and systems architect Dan Sullivan digs into federated identity management, with a dual focus on two tools: Active Directory Federation Services, or ADFS, and Amazon Web Service's AD Connector.
Readers of this collection of expert advice will come away with a deeper knowledge of identity and access management for cloud and have a better of the actions they can take to better secure access to their enterprise systems.Continue Reading
The security of the individual data center server can get lost in the shuffle of protecting enterprise networks. These server security tools will help. Continue Reading
There is no catch-all for securing a cloud network. Administrators should take a comprehensive approach to protect AWS cloud resources. Continue Reading
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Like how open source system management software is flexible and saves money, but worried about security or customization? GitHub forking allows you to bring that software in-house. Continue Reading
Centrally managing system logs is an important practice for enterprise security. Expert Dejan Lukan explains how to set up cloud servers, such as ELK stack, for this purpose. Continue Reading
Walk through how to use tools like Ansible, Jinja2 and YAML to orchestrate real-time video and voice QoS across traditional network devices without full SDN. Continue Reading
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New research has cast doubt on the security of the Diffie-Hellman key exchange method. Expert Michael Cobb explains if enterprises should be concerned. Continue Reading
An OpenSSH vulnerability allows hackers to easily access passwords with a brute force attack. Expert Michael Cobb explains how to mitigate this flaw. Continue Reading
Before you install vRealize, make sure that you have met all of the requirements to avoid possible headaches down the road. Continue Reading