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US Government Alerts About Security Bug “SAP”

Holding 39% of the world marker client-server ERP systems, SAP continues to provide businesses with enterprise software for managing operations and customer relations. Despite the company’s success, the software corporation was breached six years ago by cyberhackers. The initial attacks

Posted in Blog, Cyber Security Blog
Original LinkedIn Hackers Have Returned

Just before LinkedIN reached it’s ten year anniversary, the business- oriented social network was hacked by Russian cybercriminals. On June 5th 2012, nearly 6.5 million LinkedIN account passwords were stolen from a weak security system and outdated form of cryptography.

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Managed Security Services Enters a New Age (Feb 10, 2016)

In April, 2014, the US Security and Exchange Commission’s Office of Compliance and Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) announced a new series of Cybersecurity guidelines that focused on both examination preparedness and security best-practices. In response, The LCO Group has launched

Posted in Cyber Security Blog, Press Releases
The Auditors Are Coming: Cybersecurity  in 2016

Is your organization prepared?    At the halfway point in 2015, many small financial service firms are struggling to meet the much stricter FINRA Cybersecurity rules that were mandated last year and then further discussed during the Cybersecurity Roundtable sponsored

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Web Hosting Service 000WebHost Breached!

Web services firm 000webhost suffered a breach of its main server. The firm told users about the incident in a Facebook message on Oct. 28. The attacker used an opening in an old, unpatched version of PHP to upload malicious files and

Posted in Cyber Security Blog
Healthcare Cyber Security Breach

A multi-year data breach is now under investigation at Bon Secours St. Francis Health System. The breach was allegedly orchestrated by a staffer who had access to confidential patient as employee information. During the summer of this year, employees had

Posted in Cyber Security Blog