You may recall in June we speculated that ransomware would be on President Biden’s agenda when he met President Putin in Geneva. We suggested that ‘the Biden administration is likely to use the opportunity to put further pressure on the Russian government to assist in closing down the criminal networks benefitting from ransomware attacks’
Identifying Windows domain system privileges is a vital task for any penetration tester but making sure you’ve captured every data point is a time consuming and difficult task for even the most experienced professional.
Dr. Victoria Baines is, according to Secure Computing Magazine, one of the top 50 women of influence in cyber security. It’s not surprising when you consider the contribution she’s made to cyber thinking, across public and private sector organisations and through her academic research.
For decades we have used heuristic methods for analysing data, looking for pre-programed patterns through Boolean based logic: AND, OR and IF. This logic has been critical in automating simple and repetitive tasks usually prone to human error. However, this programmatic approach cannot meet the defence requirements for the current cyber threat.