Three Hurdles to Avoid When Navigating Your IT Compliance Roadmap

By |2022-08-17T10:14:21-04:00August 15th, 2022|Compliance, Cybersecurity|

Whether your company’s compliance efforts are driven by regulatory standards, investor/board pressure, increasing risk factors and/or other influences, take care to avoid these obstructive hurdles on your journey.

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Exploited Microsoft Vulnerability Is an Important Reminder About Preparing for Zero-Day Attacks

By |2022-06-09T08:50:31-04:00June 8th, 2022|Cybersecurity|

A recent Microsoft zero-day vulnerability is offering a critical reminder to businesses about the importance of cybersecurity awareness and prevention, as well as the need for ongoing proactive monitoring for cyber threats.

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Professional Support for Log4J

By |2022-05-25T10:12:04-04:00December 20th, 2021|Cybersecurity, Notification, Omega Systems|

On Dec. 9, 2021 the Log4J vulnerability (AKA Log4Shell) was identified as being exploited in the wild. The subsequent investigation revealed the exploitation of the vulnerability impacts nearly all of the internet, making this vulnerability rank “SEVERE”. Omega Systems has been working diligently to identify and remediate systems susceptible to the vulnerability known as Log4J.

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This weekend’s FBI Email Hack; Worrisome or Much Ado About Nothing?

By |2022-05-25T10:12:04-04:00November 15th, 2021|Cybersecurity, Notification, Omega Systems|

Over the weekend (Saturday, November 13, 2021), Omega Systems’ SOC specialists investigated a threatening “.gov” email sent to one of our customers. Our customer was just one of among tens of thousands who received the email, warning recipients of an FBI breached cyberattack. 

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If given unlimited attempts could you guess a password?  How are hackers able to do this with no lockout?

By |2022-05-25T10:12:04-04:00October 1st, 2021|Cybersecurity, Notification, Omega Systems|

Let’s be honest, the laundry list of passwords that you likely have both personally and professionally is just a pain. 

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Response to Critical Vulnerabilities Discovered by the NSA

By |2022-05-25T10:12:05-04:00April 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 |2022-05-25T10:12:05-04:00February 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 |2022-05-25T10:12:05-04:00October 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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