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Windows Defender Security Center in Windows 10 Creators Update

In Windows 10 v1703, you will see a new white shield icon in the notification area of your Taskbar. This belongs to the newly introduced Windows Defender Security Center. With Windows Defender Security Center featuring in the Windows 10 Creators […]

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Beware of Online Tax Scams & Frauds and stay safe!

One needs to be always aware of Tax Scams, including tax refund scams, which are carried out by scamsters who pretend to be from the IRS of USA, HMRC of UK, CRA of Canada, Income Tax Department of India and […]

Denial of Service Attack

Denial of Service Attack: What it is and how to prevent it

Have you ever felt an unusual slowness in your network speed or unexpected unavailability of a certain website? Chances could be that there could be a Denial of Service attack in progress. You might be familiar with the term – […]

CUJO Internet Security Firewall for Smart Devices

Online security is one of the most important concerns of internet users. We have been using various anti-virus software to ensure our online security, but this post is all about a device CUJO Firewall, which helps you protecting your devices […]

Microsoft Security Update Guide Portal

Microsoft Security Update Guide Portal

Microsoft has decided to discontinue the Security Update Bulletins and instead provide this information in a Security Update Guide Portal. This website outlines steps in detail for deploying Microsoft security updates within an environment and how to use available resources […]

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New security features of Windows Server 2016

As ever evolving cyber threats are making it difficult for IT companies to secure their data and applications, but Microsoft is enhancing the security features of its products. New age cyber attackers know how to access the most secure of […]

Detect Mirai injection attacks with Mirai Vulnerability Scanner

Mirai botnet is a distinctive threat to IoT security. Mirai Vulnerability Scanner will probe all devices that share your TCP/IP address & see if your Network hosts a device vulnerable to Mirai injection attacks. For the sake of simplicity, Mirai […]

Windows Defender ATP

Detect malicious Cross-Process Injection with Windows Defender ATP

Windows Defender ATP is a security service which enables security operations (SecOps) personnel to detect, investigate, and respond to advanced threats and hostile activity. Last week a blog post was released by the Windows Defender ATP Research Team which shows […]

Microsoft Report

Download free Microsoft Security Risk Assessment Report e-book

Services, such as cloud technology have transformed the way we operate our daily business. All the data is stored in one centralized place and can be accessed anytime, anywhere. All of this warrants the use of strategies that ensure security. […]

Eset Hidden File System Reader

Eset Hidden File System Reader removes all traces of Rootkits

Malware infections have evolved far beyond our imagination. They aren’t just viruses and worms; but today they are more diverse, complex and destructive. Today, it’s possible that someone may access your computer without you even knowing about it. For instance, […]

PowerShell

Is PowerShell really a vulnerability? Understanding PowerShell security.

Windows PowerShell is being used by many IT administrators across the globe. It is a task automation and configuration management framework from Microsoft. With its help, administrators can perform administrative tasks on both local and remote Windows systems. However, recently, […]

Breach Response Plan for Data Security – eBook from Microsoft

With the industry witnessing record malware attacks targeting intellectual property and customer records, every organization is at risk. This new eBook from Microsoft takes a rather unusual take on handling such breaches. This post-breach response plan assumes that an attack […]