Kevin McDonald

VeCyber Threat Level: Preventing the Worst Day

The State of Cyber Threat This year has seen no shortage of successful Cyber-attacks, each more devastating than anything previously known. This growing complexity of systems translates to larger and larger attack surfaces for Ransomware, Malware and ever more destructive, potentially life threatening attacks. Equifax hack affected over 240 million banking and credit card customers…

ROCA attack: What you need to know

US-CERT, the government agency charged with protecting US Public and Private Security interests recently published the ROCA vulnerability.    This affects authentication, signature and encryption tokens and chips used for Trusted Boot of operating systems. The vulnerability is present in NIST FIPS 140-2 and CC EAL 5+ certified devices since at least the year 2012.   This…