If you didn’t know about malware, you certainly do now. Ransomware, a form of malware – or malicious software – is a trojan virus designed to block access to a computer system and theoretically hold it hostage until a sum...

On Thursday, President Trump signed an executive order (EO) that instructs federal agencies to use cybersecurity best practices to further secure their IT systems. I applaud the acknowledgement that the US government “has...

I recently had the pleasure of attending and presenting at the Ponemon Institute’s Responsible Information Management (RIM) Renaissance Event, an annual invitational event that brings together a great mix of esteemed...

PCI DSS requires that organizations build and maintain a secure network, including the secure configuration of firewalls and routers. By leveraging network security controls, organizations can prevent criminals from...

Security Innovation has built a fun and engaging vulnerability hunting training ground we call CMD+CTRL. We’ve designed 5 separate vulnerable websites and an insecure Android mobile app of differing levels of difficulty...

When it comes to personal security best practices, there are some pieces of advice that are universally good ideas:

As part of Glassdoor’s Equal Pay Day initiative, over 3,000 companies including Security Innovation have taken the Equal Pay Pledge.  This is an important day for  all companies that take pride in committing to equal pay...

Unfortunately, one of the many concerns keeping IT and Security management up at night is wondering how a disgruntled system administrator (either current or former) may act maliciously. For Administrators to be able to...

New York State proposed new security regulations, known as 23 NYCRR 500, which applies to financial services companies and goes into effect on March 1, 2017. The new rules outline steps that financial service institutions...

The answer: Both…… if you want optimized coverage.

Most organizations have countless software applications they need to secure, but strict budgets and resources to do so. To ensure the right breadth and depth of test...