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Response to Critical Vulnerabilities Discovered by the NSA

By |2021-05-05T15:00:56-04:00April 15th, 2021|Cybersecurity, Notification, Omega Systems|

New Exchange vulnerabilities were recently discovered by the National Security Agency.  Omega Systems is taking proactive steps to address these threats.  

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Microsoft mitigation could cause domain communication failure.

By |2021-02-04T11:46:02-05:00February 4th, 2021|Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Upgrade, Notification, Omega Systems|

Microsoft mitigation could cause domain communication failure if appropriate action is not taken before Feb 9, 2021.

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Treasury Dept. Warns Businesses Against Paying Ransom

By |2020-10-06T16:44:23-04:00October 6th, 2020|Cybersecurity, Omega Systems|

On Thursday, October 1st the Department of the Treasury in Washington, DC issued a public advisory on “Potential Sanctions Risks for Facilitating Ransomware Payments,” in response to the onslaught of COVID-19 themed ransomware attacks.

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Major Healthcare System Hit With Potentially The Largest Cyberattack in U.S. History

By |2020-09-30T13:54:06-04:00September 29th, 2020|Cybersecurity, Omega Systems|

Many key news outlets reported a major hospital system,  Universal Health Services Inc. (based in King of Prussia, PA), was hit with a major ransomware cyberattack over the past weekend. 

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SigRed DNS Vulnerability Alert & Response

By |2020-07-15T17:10:52-04:00July 15th, 2020|Cybersecurity, Notification, Omega Systems|

Earlier this week, Omega Systems was alerted of SigRed (CVE-2020-1350), a CRITICAL SEVERITY  ‘Wormable’ Remote code execution vulnerability that impacts Windows DNS. 

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Omega Systems UPDATED COVID-19 Service Plan (4/27-5/1)

By |2020-04-27T11:42:33-04:00April 27th, 2020|COVID-19, Notification, Omega Systems|

Omega Systems regularly reviews orders issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania regarding COVID-19 and conducts business accordingly. Our plan for April 27th – May 1st is to continue to provide the service you know and expect with full staff contributions.

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Omega Systems UPDATED COVID-19 Service Plan (4/20-4/24)

By |2020-04-20T11:08:22-04:00April 20th, 2020|COVID-19, Notification, Omega Systems|

Omega Systems continues to monitor the status of COVID-19 and orders issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. On April 15th the PA Department of Health issued new orders for Pennsylvania business and residents to reduce the rapid spread of COVID-19 from person to person in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

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