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Managed Security for distributed teams

Published on March 20, 2020 by Mircea Mitu

There are many security pains, especially for small businesses, and having the right tools to handle them can be a game changer.

Security can sometimes become too complex, it can also become costly, but you don’t need to spend more if you spend smart. And security is usually not seen as a business priority - attackers always have this in mind.

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Word of the day: Sextortion

Published on January 20, 2020 by Mircea Mitu

CERT-RO warns of a new wave of online "tricks" called "Sextortion" that have invaded the Romanian online in the last week.

But let's address some frequently mentioned topics related to this campaign as well as some less mentioned ones, such as,"Did they access my email or computer?", "Where did they collect my email address?", "How can I protect myself?", "Did anyone pay? How much money is made from this?"

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Anatomy of a phishing attack

Published on February 7, 2019 by Mircea Mitu

Recently I received a very well done phishing, with many details made with care but also with enough rude escapes that can indicate to the "victims" that it is not a legitimate message. Let's take them one at a time.

The message came in the form of a shared file alert from Sharepoint (excellent!) Or OneDrive (we have a first confusion that may raise a question mark) coming from the attacker to the victim.

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