Actively Exploited Microsoft Zero-Day Allows App Spoofing, Malware Delivery

December’s Patch Tuesday updates address six publicly known bugs and seven critical security vulnerabilities. Microsoft has addressed a zero-day vulnerability that was exploited in the wild to deliver Emotet, Trickbot…

Make Microsoft Defender AV Enterprise Class FREE – Morphisec Guard Lite

According to research, there are over 500 Million endpoints protected by the Microsoft Windows Defender Antivirus product. The sheer volume of endpoints makes Microsoft Defender a prime target for hackers…

This decade-old malware has picked up some nasty new tricks

Qakbot, a top trojan for stealing bank credentials, has in the past year started delivering ransomware and this new business model is making it harder for network defenders to detect…

Essential Microsoft EDR Tools

EDR (Endpoint Detection and Response) should be an essential part of any great cybersecurity strategy. Endpoint security is critical for any company since most of the successful breaches originate on…

Avast Q3’21 Threat Report

Avast –  Avast –  Latest Avast Q3’21 Threat Report reveals elevated risk for ransomware and RAT attacks, rootkits and exploit kits return. Foreword The threat landscape is a fascinating environment…

November Continues Streak of Quiet Patch Tuesdays

Trend Micro – Trend Micro – November continues a recent pattern of relatively peaceful Patch Tuesday cycles. There were only six vulnerabilities rated as Critical this month, with 49 more…

Microsoft Nov. Patch Tuesday Fixes Six Zero-Days, 55 Bugs

Experts urged users to prioritize patches for Microsoft Exchange and Excel, those favorite platforms so frequently targeted by cybercriminals and nation-state actors. Microsoft reported a total of 55 vulnerabilities, six…

Microsoft just expanded its malware protection for Linux servers

Microsoft has announced it’s adding even more security features to the protection it offers to open-source operating systems. Defender for Endpoint on Linux server gained endpoint detection and response (EDR)…

10 Tips To Boost Microsoft Defender AV Security

Microsoft Defender Antivirus (MDAV), known as Windows Defender Antivirus before the Windows 10 May 2020 update, is an anti-malware component of Microsoft Windows. MDAV continually scans for malware, viruses, and…

Microsoft to release 'Defender for Business' platform

On Tuesday, Microsoft announced the upcoming release of Microsoft Defender for Business, a new security tool that will soon be available for preview.  In a blog post, Microsoft 365 product…