The Only Reason A System Has Not Been Hacked!

Real hackers do not randomly find a flaw in a system. There is a systematic approach to hack a system! Regardless of size and type of an online entity and its online presence, a giant company with ten thousand of employee, or a home user of the Net, the only reason a system (may) have […]

One Strategy to Win the Cyber-security Battle: Change the Focus!

Sales pitch force us to worry about things that are not so important; Change your mindset to win the battle!   “Battle” would not be the right term if we didn’t have a market full of competition to sell cybersecurity products rather than focusing on the right and real way of defense. In other words, focusing […]

Tools vs. Techniques

Operations fail by focusing on tool rather than technique! In context of information technology, with all primary operations like Systems administration, Patching and updating, Backup and replication, Malware protection…and all related sub-tasks, focus on Tools is an enemy of the process! Defining, developing or choosing a technique in advance is crucial to an IT operation. […]

Good IT Exercises: Documentation!

Everybody’s talking about importance of physical exercise and routine workouts these days, and of course that’s the result of 21st century life-style which is forced through technology but how about some technology exercises and routine practices which can help reduce the pressure on tech staff workload and leads us to a healthier IT environment? Documentation […]

How Net Anonymity Works?

In practice, most of internet anonymous services are only exposing your net identity in a different manner, even more obvious and only in a noisier way! Long story short, if your are concerned about so-called ‘Privacy‘, do Not rely on popular techniques and tools of net anonymity! When you connect to a (Anonymous) VPN service […]

Naturally Secure Windows Machine

How to utilize native Windows security features to get beyond all the tools in the market?! Most of the times ‘extra tools’ are just for doing things in a different way, perhaps more convenient, but not necessary in a better way, or more effective, cheaper or faster way and Windows is not an exception. Speaking […]

Security Program: How To Thrive?

From struggling or hardly surviving, to a fully supervised and manageable security program… Most companies are struggling with running an smooth security program. No matter how much they are spending on that, the difference is really not that much. From zero budget to million dollars security budgets, they still do not have enough trust in […]

Complexity: The Hidden Monster behind Insecurity

No doubt that companies struggle with information security these days. Today they spend hundreds of thousand dollars, some millions, tomorrow they realize they have done nothing! Security folks do not have peaceful night sleep, because they know what they have done during the day could easy be compromised! Regardless of why we are spending money […]

Tips To Buy And Implement SIEM Solution

Use following checklist to make sure you are on the right track to choose your first or next SIEM solution. The whole process takes 1-4 weeks based on your dedication and vendor availability. Remember the worst thing is being in rush in five four steps: Write a plan Write down all the steps you anticipate […]