Active Directory Permissions Attack: Hackers Gain Persistence with AdminSDHolder Active Directory (AD) tends to be a common target for hackers, as it controls the security and infrastructure for most IT systems. Attackers aim to get privileged access to a Windows Server Active Directory and remain undetected for as long as
New Microsoft Report Suggests Basic Authentication as Source of Business Email Compromise (BEC) Attacks
Microsoft Examines Basic Authentication’s Role in BEC Attacks In late 2019, Microsoft announced their intent to remove basic authentication from Exchange Online protocols. Though for many organizations using Microsoft 365, a combination of basic authentication and connection protocols, like POP3 and IMAP4, is still standard practice for accessing Exchange Online
Fluid Components Starting to Arrive in Microsoft Platforms Soon The biggest change to Microsoft’s Office documents in decades is coming to life soon, as the company’s Fluid framework arrives in Microsoft Teams, OneNote, Outlook, and Whiteboard. The future-facing concept of Fluid’s framework, introduced last year, allows for immediate sync of
Cayosoft is excited to announce its newest version of Guardian! Cayosoft Guardian recovers and protects Azure Active Directory and hybrid Active Directory data. With Guardian monitoring all directory changes, administrators can quickly see, understand and rollback mistakes or malicious changes across their entire hybrid Active Directory environment. In our newest
True Hybrid Active Directory Management Solutions: The New Standard | A Three-Part Blog Series Over the years, Microsoft Active Directory (AD) has become the core of almost all organizations’ network infrastructures, acting as the central system for identity and access management. The current IT landscape is constantly evolving and has
Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) is one of the most popular solutions used to access critical infrastructure servers for many organizations, including those who run virtual servers on Microsoft Azure. A group of hackers, called the Secret Club, inadvertently found a major flaw in Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) technology.
Microsoft Teams is a powerful tool for collaboration but managing its features can be challenging and time-consuming. Telephony and calling plans for Microsoft Teams requires certain steps to be completed in order to maximize all its features. This blog outlines how to add emergency addresses, associate phone numbers to these
Five vulnerabilities were discovered by researchers from cybersecurity firm SentinelOne in a driver for Dell PCs’ BIOS (the code responsible for launching the PC and its operating system), in particular the DBUtil driver. For 12 years, these “high severity” weaknesses have been resident. Hundreds of millions of devices are at
Resources to Optimize Microsoft 365 (Formerly Office 365) License Management and Reduce Costs For organizations with 500 or more users or devices, that want a more manageable volume licensing program, the Microsoft Enterprise Agreement (EA) provides the ability to buy cloud services and software licenses under one agreement. These enterprise agreements are
Managing Microsoft environments can be complex and time-consuming, but they provide critical services to maintain business continuity and allow access to employees to keep them productive. Whether on-premises Active Directory, hybrid, or Microsoft 365 (formerly Office 365), IT executives must balance efficiency while maintaining Active Directory security, such as managing
Microsoft released three new patches for its Exchange Server software on Tuesday after the National Security Agency (NSA) alerted the company to a fresh batch of critical vulnerabilities. All discovered flaws, four in total, lead to remote code execution on a vulnerable machine. “We urge all owners and operators of
We’re excited to announce the new Cayosoft.com! This new and improved site was a true team effort by many at Cayosoft. After seven years it was time to retire our old site and build a new one with a clear goal in mind – make it easy for any visitor, from new-to-the-site to long-time Cayosoft customer, to find the information they need. You’ll notice we’ve not only given our site a clean, new
Large-scale internal security breaches are becoming increasingly more popular, costing companies millions of dollars each year. The sum of this loss comes from the financial damages of the breach itself and, in some cases more importantly, damage to the company’s reputation, translating to big dollars off the company’s bottom line.
Cayosoft is pleased to announce the latest release of its Management and Protection Suite, which enables organizations to manage, monitor, and protect Microsoft services, users and identities – including on-premises, Microsoft 365, and hybrid environments – in a single offering. The Suite includes Cayosoft Administrator v8 and Cayosoft Guardian v2.
Veteran industry executive joins leading hybrid Microsoft management and protection company to help further accelerate Cayosoft revenue growth. Cayosoft, the leading hybrid Microsoft management and protection company, today announced that Patrick Sack has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. A senior executive from Binary Tree (now part of Quest