FBI Warns Orgs Still Using Windows 7 Are at High Risk

By |2020-08-08T00:10:02+00:00August 7th, 2020|Security News|

Companies beware: The FBI warns running Windows 7 systems without security updates is high hacking risk A favored OS by many, the End of Life (EOL) announcement for Windows 7 last January was not welcome news. It gave organizations continuing use of the OS a new big thing to worry about. As always, EOL meant [...]

The Ransomware Tsunami Continues Slamming Healthcare & Banks

By |2020-07-29T17:20:17+00:00July 25th, 2020|Blog, Security News|

2020 continues to dish out unforeseen difficulties and challenges, many at devastating levels. In the realm of cybersecurity, it’s been no different. In January of this year, during research for a Cynet Breach Protection Report*, cybersecurity professionals were asked to rank threats according to perceived level of seriousness. Ransomware is the second most feared threat [...]

Webcast Transcript: Modernizing Security with Next-Generation Technology

By |2020-07-18T23:20:55+00:00July 18th, 2020|Security News|

Speaker: Damian Ehrlicher - CEO of ProtectedIT Interviewer: Willy Leichter, VP of Marketing, Virsec Watch On-Demand Webcast Willy:  Hello and welcome to our next installment of Inside Security from Virsec. We're pleased to be joined today by one of our premier partners. ProtectedIT is a integrator and reseller based in the Chicago area covering most of [...]

Webcast Transcript: Prioritizing Cybersecurity During a Global Crisis

By |2020-08-13T04:42:34+00:00July 16th, 2020|Security News|

Watch webcast-on-demand Speakers: Sajin Yousuff Kutty – Product Manager Security, FVC Rahil Ghaffar - Director of Technical Sales EMEA, Virsec Willy Leichter – VP of Marketing, Virsec Hello, everyone. Thanks for joining us. You've reached the joint webinar with Virsec and FVC, titled "Prioritizing Cybersecurity During a Global Crisis." I'm going let my colleague from [...]

Expert Panel Discussion: Making Cybersecurity a Priority During a Global Crisis

By |2020-07-15T00:10:39+00:00July 14th, 2020|Security News|

Watch On-Demand Webcast Panel speakers: Andy Nallappan, CIO of Broadcom Troels Oerting, Chairman of the Centre for Cybersecurity at the World Economic Forum Usama Fayyad, world renowned data scientist and former CDO of Barclays Lakshmanan Chidambaram, President of North America Business, Tech Mahindra Atiq Raza, Chairman of Virsec and former President of AMD Rajiv Singh, Sr. Vice President & Head, Global Cybersecurity [...]

Inside Security: Weekly Webcast Series from Virsec

By |2020-07-25T05:48:47+00:00July 12th, 2020|Security News, Webinars|

Weekly Webcasts Available On-Demand Virsec has launched a weekly series of live webcasts on a range of pressing security topics. These approximately 30-minute shows will include video interviews, analysis of current security events, drill downs into specific technologies, demos, and more. We feature experts from the security industry, leading enterprises, and thought leaders, discussing security [...]

Lucifer Malware Hits Unpatched Windows Systems with Cryptomining, DDoS Attacks

By |2020-07-12T20:54:04+00:00July 7th, 2020|Blog, Security News|

Another new malware is on the scene, discovered by Unit 42 security researchers at Palo Alto Networks. Lucifer malware attacks a Windows vulnerability for users who aren’t up to date on their patches. The malware uses brute force attacks, making attempts at guessable login credentials (easy passwords) to invade Windows servers and PCs. Once in, [...]

Why Is It Important to Protect the Full Application Stack?

By |2020-08-05T05:42:09+00:00June 30th, 2020|Security News|

Speaker: Satya Gupta, Founder and CTO at Virsec Interviewer: Willy Leichter, VP of Marketing, Virsec Watch On-Demand Webcast Willy: Hello everyone. And thanks again for joining our weekly webcast on security topics focusing on Security From the Inside, which is both our philosophy and we think an important approach to security. I’m joined again by [...]

Excerpt transcript from: “Cyber Security in Emerging Technologies – Issues and Challenges”

By |2020-08-05T05:40:04+00:00June 29th, 2020|Security News|

Confederation of Indian Industry’s (CII) Virtual Conference Co-hosted by Virsec distributor in India, iValue InfoSolutions Virsec is proud to be a Technology Partner Overview In this first session with 350 attendees, “Cyber Security in Emerging Technologies - Issues and Challenges,” prominent security and business experts from the industry discuss various cyber security issues and challenges [...]

Most Employees Would Enjoy Working from Home (WFH) Long Term, But Aren’t Fans of Invasive Monitoring Software

By |2020-06-30T17:39:30+00:00June 29th, 2020|Blog, Security News|

Living through a pandemic is fraught with difficulty, but one thing is clear. For people fortunate enough to have the option of working from home, that is something they do like, at least a good portion of the time. Source: https://lp.buffer.com/state-of-remote-work-2020 And it appears it works for quite a few companies too. Working from home [...]