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Behavioral Biometrics Strong Authentication Silver Bullet

Is High-Assurance Strong Authentication a Silver Bullet?

Behavioral Biometrics Strong Authentication Silver BulletResearch firms have been talking about a stronger version of Multi-Factor Authentication, but what’s it all about? Before you get too excited: there is no such thing as a silver bullet when it comes to increasing security or preventing fraud. However, we hear about a push for a new framework that claims to help online businesses gain some ground on fraudsters: high-assurance strong authentication, which is defined as a stronger version of the Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) system. The current landscape

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AWS Cloud Data In Reach

Your AWS S3 data could be up for grabs – How to prevent a Ghostwriter attack

AWS Cloud Data In ReachMisconfigured Amazon Web Service (AWS) S3 buckets allow unauthenticated writes to perform man-in-the-middle (MITM) attacks. Skyhigh Networks researchers have found a fundamental gap on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) that make users vulnerable to what they have named GhostWriter attacks. AWS provides a service called Simple Storage Service (or S3) that organizations worldwide use as a storage for their data. The finding reveals that Amazon S3 buckets are misconfigured to allow public write access, enabling a malicious third party to

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Phishing Disguised Dog

Cyber Monday and the phishing disguise that will fool your customers

Phishing Disguised DogHow hackers virtually pose as a recognizable brand to steal from your company and your customers. Users are the weak link We all think fraud is not going to happen to us; we know better than to enter personal information on the wrong site, right? But when it comes to phishing we have to tip our hats to the hackers and their remarkable photoshopping skills for faking emails and sites that look so genuine. Yes, perhaps we could tell a

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