Archive for September 2011
29 Sep 2011
Philip Sorrells writes:Oh the wonder of a long weekend! You may not be a Trekkie but this geek loves to get his Spock on and, over a recent weekend, enjoyed back-to-back to back Star Trek episodes on cable TV.Read blog post
18 Sep 2011
Today is a brilliant day for us at Mimecast writes Justin Pirie...
We’ve been awarded a four star gold review by one of the worlds largest Exchange communities: MSExchange.org! The highest possible rating. I can’t express how excited we are here at Mimecast to have this well respected blog and community praise our service like this because these accolades don’t come every day and I wanted to explain in more detail why it matters so much.
07 Sep 2011
Imperva's Tomer Bitton writes: Morto has been in the headlines, for good reason. This worm is unique as it exploits Microsoft's remote desktop protocol (RDP). It doesn’t exploit any specific vulnerability, it simply relies on people installing the worm and then it uses a brute force password attack to gain access to systems. It is the first time we’ve seen something like this. The malware itself is sophisticated even if the method of proliferation isn't.Read blog post