It’s a very exciting time at Avecto. Not only are we celebrating our 10-year anniversary this year, but we’re also announcing that Bomgar, a leader in identity and access management solutions, is to acquire the company.
As part of Windows 10, Microsoft has touted modern management as an approach that drives improved security and nimble IT operations, resulting in happy users and lower cost for organizations. However, fully realizing the promised benefits of modern management requires more than Microsoft can deliver...
Organizations must understand the importance of effective cyber security, as the impact of lax data security safeguards can have a far-reaching impact for any business.
What can admin users do when they have the keys to the kingdom?
World Password Day 2018 is a reminder to all tech users of the need to maintain strong passwords and to use multiple passwords where possible.
We protect all of our most valuable information with passwords, yet many people still neglect changing it often or making it as secure as possible. This piece looks at eight essential tips on practicing healthy security habits, and creating a password that is memorable.
This year's Manchester IP Expo saw a number eye-opening keynotes, delivered by some of the the world’s best-placed cybersecurity professionals. Spanning April 25-26, the Expo featured over 100 expert exhibitors, along with a wide range of topical security discussions and Q&A sessions. Here's what we learned...
On Wednesday, April 11, Avecto’s Boston office opened its doors to NewCo Boston. This annual conference encourages companies to open their doors and share their stories of positive change in their community, industry or region.
Dennis Weyel pleads in a comment for a rethinking of IT security. Using the example of attacks on the Foreign Office at the end of February, he discusses the security holes in the systems and shows mercilessly the weaknesses of conventional anti-malware software.
Here we take a look at some of the best ways to prevent a PowerShell attack. And guess what? They're not that hard to implement...
In this piece, Jake Williams, President of Rendition InfoSec, discusses the importance of admin rights removal when it comes to mitigating Microsoft's growing number of Critical vulnerabilities, and shares why UAC is not a comprehensive security control.