How to protect yourself from WannaCry using CloudPassage Halo

Ransomware has been an issue since 2005, denying users access to their systems and files until a ransom is paid. Crypto-Ransomware that encrypts files on victim systems is the latest type. A new variant, called WannaCry, appeared starting on May…

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What is automated compliance?

Working in cyber security we’re all familiar with the need for IT compliance and know that organizations processing sensitive information (e.g. hospitals, banks) must adhere to a set of rules, standards, and processes protecting customer and user information. However as…

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Alexa, how easy is it to use the Halo API?

How long does it take to integrate the Halo API with an Amazon Echo? A little over a day if you’re Nick Lee, our senior solutions architect. But as Nick points out, the Halo REST API is so easy work with…

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Healthcare servers at risk for attack: CloudPassage CTO weighs in

Last week the FBI issued a warning regarding cybercriminals specifically targeting FTP servers operating in anonymous mode. The warning applied to FTP servers associated with medical and dental facilities that hold access to protected health information and personally identifiable information….

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