Microsoft Releases Policy to Further Prevent Brute Force Attack Attempts Earlier this week, Microsoft announced additional protection against brute force attacks, one of the most common methods used to attack Windows machines. IT admins can now configure a group policy to automatically block brute force attacks targeting local administrator accounts
Active Directory (AD) Organizational Structure: Understanding AD Forests Active Directory is a vital component of any Microsoft enterprise and often a target for threat actors. As such, it is important not only to secure Active Directory but understand how to best configure and manage its’ components in order to reduce
Connect With Us at the Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit Cayosoft is proud to be a sponsor for Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit 2022. Identity and access management (IAM) and IT leaders will come together to explore the latest trends in privileged access management, IAM programs and strategy, cloud
Join Us at the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit Cayosoft is proud to be a sponsor for Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit 2022. IT and security professionals will come together to explore and share the latest trends in cybersecurity, IT threat mitigation, and new initiatives to safeguard their
Understanding IAM: Everything You Need to Know About the Components of Identity and Access Management
Discover the Essential Components of Identity and Access Management Beginning in 2021, the second Tuesday of April is Identity Management Day. As a joint venture between the Identity Defined Security Alliance (IDSA) and the National Cybersecurity Alliance (NCA), Identity Management Day was created to raise awareness and educate business leaders,
We’re excited to announce the release of Cayosoft Guardian v3.1! New enhancements are now available as part of the Cayosoft Guardian 3.1 release. We’re always in pursuit of ways to help you better secure and protect your Microsoft platforms, from on-premises, to hybrid, to Azure AD, and Office 365. This
The Senate on Tuesday passed major cybersecurity legation, moving one step closer toward forcing critical infrastructure companies to report cyberattacks and ransomware payments. The passage comes as federal officials have repeatedly warned of the potential for Russian cyberattacks against the United States amid the escalating conflict in Ukraine. The legislation,
New Azure AD Connect Version 188.8.131.52 Released This week, Microsoft released an updated version of Azure AD Connect. This new version provides compliance of the Azure AD Connect Health component with the Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) requirements. Keep track and understand all the versions that have been released —
Microsoft Releases Over 100 Updates in Patch Tuesday for January 2022 The January security updates from the Redmond-based software giant cover security defects in a wide range of default Windows OS components, including a critical flaw in the HTTP Protocol Stack (http.sys) that Microsoft describes as “wormable,” and another code
FBI Warns: APT Groups Exploiting Critical Vulnerability in ManageEngine Software Earlier this month, the FBI and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released a joint advisory highlighting a newly discovered vulnerability being actively exploited in ManageEngine ServiceDesk Plus, owned by Zoho Corp, an IT help desk and asset management software.
We’re excited to announce the Q4 2021 releases of Cayosoft Administrator and Cayosoft Guardian! By combining customer feedback and the latest Microsoft revisions, our products — Cayosoft Administrator: advanced Active Directory and Azure AD management software and Cayosoft Guardian: all-in-one, change auditing and immediate Active Directory recovery software, are now
Cayosoft Launches Innovative, All-in-One Active Directory Recovery Software, Cayosoft Guardian Forest Recovery — A Single Solution for All Microsoft Directory Recovery Scenarios Including Immediate Full Forest Recovery, to Save Businesses from Costly Outages New Cayosoft solution delivers continuous change monitoring and immediate recovery for all for Active Directory (AD), hybrid
APT Actors Exploit Vulnerability in ManageEngine ADSelfService Plus Reports confirm a critical security vulnerability in ManageEngine ADSelfService Plus, a self-service password management and single sign-on (SSO) tool for Active Directory environments, is actively being exploited. This newly discovered vulnerability, CVE-2021-40539, presents a critical authentication bypass risk that affects REST API
Hackers Leak Passwords for Fortinet VPN Servers A list with nearly half a million Fortinet VPN user credentials, allegedly scraped from unprotected devices, is now being shared on hacker forums across the dark web. On Tuesday, a threat actor known as “Orange”, thought to be a member of the popular
Microsoft Alerts of New Zero-Day Flaw in Windows Microsoft released a security alert yesterday announcing a newly discovered flaw for a remote code execution (RCE) in MSHTML that is currently being exploited. MSHTML, also known as Trident, is a component used as a browser rendering engine for Microsoft Office documents.