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Archive for the ‘Security’ Category

The EU General Data Protection Regulation is finalized. What’s it all about?

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

The new EU General Data Protection Regulation is something that has been going on for several years. It will replace what was previously the European General Data Protection directive from 1995. The idea was to build a consistent foundation across all European Union States so there’s a basic commonality or consistency between what happens with data […]

The Presidential Candidate RSA Conference Attendees Trust Most For Cybersecurity

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

The threat posed by cyber-terrorism has grabbed headlines and the attention of politicians, security experts, and the public. But just how real is the threat? Most attendees at the recent RSA Conference agree the potential threat is undeniable and seems likely to increase, making it all the more important to address the danger without inflating […]

Thycotic Launches Free Privileged Accounts Discovery for Windows

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

WASHINGTON, Feb. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Thycotic, provider of privileged account management solutions for more than 3,500 organizations world-wide, today announced that Privileged Accounts Discovery for Windows is now being offered for free. Designed with security pros, IT management and C-level executives in mind, the tool provides one collection point for all Windows privileged accounts, generates […]

The more you know about where your privileged accounts are in your Windows environments, the better

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

I remember watching Saturday morning cartoons when they would air a lot of those public service announcements with the shooting star tagline “The More You Know” (yes, I’m dating myself a bit here).  I still see that pop up every now and then as a meme on Facebook or Twitter somewhere. But, as funny as […]

Breaking Bad Behavior

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Behavioral Analysis is becoming a huge buzzword in the IT and Information Security industries. With the idea that you can automatically determine whether or not what’s going on within your network is legitimate or not is a huge benefit to any organization. But, challenges exist. The sheer volume of data available makes finding attention-worthy events […]

5 Reasons you’ll love Thycotic’s Free Privileged Password Security Policy Template

Monday, November 16th, 2015

Privileged accounts are a favorite target for hackers—it’s critical that your organization’s IT Admins have a password protection policy in place to prevent attacks. So Thycotic and Information Shield partnered to create an easy-to-use, free password security policy template for organizations that do not yet have an official privileged account management policy. Don’t have a […]

10 Must-Follow InfoSec Bloggers of 2015

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Want to stay up to date on the latest information security trends, breaches, and discoveries? We searched across the deep web to find the top bloggers who live and breathe information security. It’s these amazing security experts who make your life easier by keeping you up to date on the latest InfoSec news and research. […]

Why you are being targeted by cyber criminals & 7 things you can do about it

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

Imagine this. You’re a high ranking government officer on your way to classified meeting discussing extremely sensitive details for an operation you’re overseeing. Suddenly, you get an email in your personal account from a friendly colleague who is asking for the list of people that are attending a meeting next week. Without a second thought, […]

Why Authenticated Scanning Matters, and How To Do It Right

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

Earlier this month, a few of us from Thycotic attended the Qualys Security Conference (QSC) and had the opportunity to speak at one of their spotlight sessions regarding authenticated scanning and how to do it right with Thycotic Secret Server. Amazingly, in speaking with several of the attendees there, we discovered that many of them […]

Enhanced Help Desk Support and Password Synchronization for Office 365 Added to Thycotic Password Reset Server

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

Password Reset Server has seen substantial product updates in the last year alone. One of the major improvements to our password-reset tool has been the addition of password synchronization to Office 365. If an organization needs to keep passwords between their internal AD and Office 365 in sync, and aren’t using ADFS users can reset […]

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