Tag Archives: website security

Input Validation Errors: The Core of Website Security Evils

In the past few years with the rise of technological innovations, there has been an increase in the number and sophistication of security breaches. Poor input validation has turned out to be the root cause of these embarrassing data breaches reported in the last few years. While compiling the code, the developers create input fields… Read More »

 

Monitor your Website Defacement Attacks with ESDS VTMScan Content Change Monitoring

The dawn of the digital era has given rise to technological innovations in transactions done on a daily basis marking the digital transformation journey of common people. However, these digital transactions have increased the probability of security breaches incurring a huge monetary loss. You never know your website might be the next target! The hacker… Read More »

 

Signs of Cyber Attack and How to Respond to them?

Online business is the new trend in this era’s market. Having a website is just like owning a shop and getting a platform to showcase your business and fetch customers, increasing your sales and generate significant revenue. But every business faces some challenges, which if dealt in the right manner can make your way smooth… Read More »

 

Pharming – One of the deadly sins of online safety

In this digital age, as technological innovations continue to transform the world, cybercrime does its best to keep up. Just as one technique of cybercriminals is exposed and catered for, they move onto the next one. “Pharming” is a typical example. The term “pharming” is based on the words “farming” and “phishing.” It’s an advanced version… Read More »

 

A Complete Guide on Vulnerability Scanning – Types, Importance, Procedures, and Measures

With an increasing amount of threats day-by-day, we have invented scanners which could scan and assess the threats to alert the organization. Vulnerability means the exposure of getting hurt. So, the vulnerability scanning of your organization is necessary to check how much your organization is prone to get hurt by the online attacks. Network vulnerability… Read More »

 

Why Protection From LFI And RFI Attacks Is Also Important?

This is an era where you have to be more thoughtful about every single attack: be it a second or a minute. But we often pay attention to the bigger attacks and ignore the simplest and less vulnerable attacks. Even if they don’t get publicity in the headlines, they are still very disastrous. LFI (Local… Read More »

 

Cloud Computing and Mobile Devices: A Relation Impacting the Security Game

Cloud Computing and Mobile Devices Comparing with the earlier era: Before mobiles became ‘smartphones’, the life was slow, less hectic and mobiles were just merely what they are called – ‘mobiles’; meaning portable devices. Around a decade ago, a massive turnaround of investments happened through which there began an internet revolution. After that, mobiles became… Read More »

 

Know About SOC (Security Operations Center) and the Rise of SIS (Security Insight Services)

What is SOC? SOC i.e., Security Operations Center is that army which protects you from the terrorists named as cyber-attacks and online threats. Having said that, it resembles the 24/7 hardworking forces dedicated to preventing, detecting, assessing, and responding to the cyber threats and vulnerabilities. The team is highly skilled and organized with the mission… Read More »

 

Safeguarding your Organization from Internal Threats

Just a quick recap from my previous blog where we focused majorly on How crucial data is and what’s even more important is its security. We also saw some standard practices for ensuring Data Security. 1. Disk Encryption- Converting data into a form that cannot be easily interpreted without a key that makes it legible. 2.… Read More »

 

What makes Data Security Indispensable?

Data is nothing but a piece of useful/meaningful information an organization collects to make decisions and /stay connected with its customer. Data Security means protection of data that is stored in numerous databases and storages, from the unwanted actions of unauthorized users. For example, an organization’s financial data, internal company records are meaningful data and… Read More »