April 16, 2018
A new key and certificate management service is now offered by SSH, which teamed up with AppViewX to provide a way to administer cryptographic keys and digital certificates.
February 17, 2017
At RSAC, former Tor Project CEO Andrew Lewman explains the latest research into darknet technology and how that tech continues to evolve as an attack vector.
February 01, 2017
SSH creator Tatu Ylonen explains why IoT SSH implementations can be dangerous and presents real-world examples of threat actors abusing SSH keys to attack enterprises.
January 27, 2017
In part two of his interview with SearchSecurity, SSH creator Tatu Ylonen explains why proper SSH key management is crucial and how attackers can use lost or exposed keys.
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An Ubuntu Core installation can often prove tricky for IT teams. Use these step-by-step instructions to properly install the platform for a more secure Docker environment. Continue Reading
Some situations call for remote access to the vSphere Data Protection appliance. This walk-through will show you how to enable SSH login so you can access it remotely. Continue Reading
Upgrading a stand-alone host to ESXi 6.5 is as easy as downloading the offline bundle update, starting Secure Shell and running a few commands with the ESXi software command tool set. Continue Reading
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Admins have options when it comes to changing an ESXi 6.5 host name, but only the vSphere Web Client has full functionality in the latest release. Continue Reading
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
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Monitoring a large or complex environment can be a major undertaking, but the right technology can make it a more straightforward process. That's where SNMP comes in. Continue Reading
Allowing users to tunnel through a firewall to access any site creates a security risk. How big of a risk is it? It depends on how much you trust your users. Continue Reading
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
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As passwords become targets of phishing attacks, password management has become increasingly difficult. Expert Nick Lewis explains how cryptographic keys could replace passwords. Continue Reading
The widespread use of SSH keys is posing security risks for enterprises due to poor tracking and management. Expert Michael Cobb explains how some best practices can regain control over SSH. Continue Reading
Enterprises evaluating a migration to Jenkins continuous integration for quick and agile software development should keep security in the forefront of their decision. Continue Reading