I’ve enjoyed a fascinating and deeply fulfilling career in cybersecurity that has taken me all over the world, and now I want to share my experience of working in what I consider to be the most fun and exciting industry out there. That’s why I held a live event to answer questions on what it’s really like to work on digital defense’s frontline. If you’re curious about how to advance in the industry or have a friend or relative who wants to work in cybersecurity, these insights from me and from the CQURE team are for you.
Cybersecurity professionals know that they could be called on at any time to recover a user secret. For example, if an employee's profile is corrupted or user secrets have to be decrypted offline (e.g. during analysis of the forensic image of the operating system).
Find out about some tools capable of decrypting secrets protected using DPAPI and get an outline of how to use them.
This article won't be another article acknowledging the huge cybersecurity skill gap. We are all aware that globally a few million specialists could easily get a job in that industry. Let's focus on the obstacles and solutions allowing to facilitate the hiring process instead.
In post-incident recovery, actions, procedures, and documentation are the key elements for an organization to get back on its feet. The reality, however, very often brutally verifies badly prepared plans. Check two real-life scenarios, where many things went wrong and read what should have been done.
When you look at the pyramids of Ancient Egypt, it’s clear that protecting your valuable resources by limiting access to them is not a new concept. In today’s world, where data is an organization’s greatest treasure, the Privileged Identity Management (PIM) service in Azure Active Directory makes it possible to manage, control, and monitor who accesses your most important digital resources.
Join Paula J as she demonstrates the many security-boosting possibilities offered by PIM in this beginners-level edition of CQ Hacks.