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April 08, 2021
A vulnerability impacting Fortinet's Fortigate VPN, first disclosed and patched in 2019, is being exploited by Cring ransomware operators to extort bitcoin from enterprises.
April 05, 2021
One year after lockdowns and office closures prompted a massive, hurried move to remote work, many enterprises are reexamining their security posture.
August 24, 2020
The FBI and CISA have issued a joint advisory related to a vishing campaign that began in mid-July, with numerous attacks that gained access to corporate VPN credentials.
June 04, 2020
Recent surveys by NordVPN and Kaspersky found that more than 60% of employees use personal devices as they work from home due to the coronavirus -- which creates cybersecurity issues.
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