The cornerstones of information security: the CIA triad (2024)

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Introduction In today’s digital era, where information is the key to everything, information security is critical. A fundamental concept that forms the core of information security is the CIA triad – a trio of principles that includes confidentiality, integrity and availability. Confidentiality Confidentiality refers to ensuring that sensitive information can only be viewed by authorized […]

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CVE: A Guide to Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (2024)

Hackers running for CVE

Introduction In the realm of cybersecurity, one term stands out as crucial: CVE, or Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures. Understanding CVEs is paramount to addressing security vulnerabilities effectively and safeguarding our digital assets. In this blog post, we will delve into the world of CVEs, exploring their significance, processes, and implications for cybersecurity. What are CVEs?

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Honeypot: Early Cyber Security Detection & Analysis (2024)

A hacker that puts his hand into a honeypot. The background shows the matrix.

In the constant battle against cyber attacks, organizations are looking for ever more effective security strategies. One particularly effective method is the use of a honeypot – a specially designed decoy that lures, deceives, and monitors attackers. In this article, we explore the world of honeypots and show its importance for the security of networks

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The net’s danger: All about phishing attacks (2024)

A hacker that is fishing in a jar of users. He is in the matrix.

Welcome to our blog post dealing with one of the most insidious dangers in the digital age: Phishing attacks. In a world where your personal data is increasingly digitized, it’s crucial to understand the risks and protect yourself against this type of fraud. What are phishing attacks? Phishing attacks are sophisticated scams in which fraudsters

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Zero-day exploit: explanation and prevention (2024)

Info-Grafik zum Lebenszyklus eines Zero-Days

A zero-day exploit refers to a security vulnerability in software that was previously unknown to the developers. The term zero day, often also called 0-day, comes from the fact that the manufacturer had 0 days to fix the vulnerability because they knew nothing about it. Cybercriminals use such vulnerabilities to their advantage to gain unauthorized

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Secure your company: The first decisive steps in IT security! (2024)

In today’s connected world, organizations are constantly exposed to new and evolving IT attacks. It is imperative that organizations act proactively to protect their digital assets and meet the demands of customers and regulators. This blog post will guide you through the process of implementing IT security in your organization, from the first steps to

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ISO 21434 Challenges (2024)

The implementation of ISO 21434, a standard for cyber security in the automotive sector, brings with it a variety of challenges. These challenges range from various aspects of the process, security culture, training, documentation and traceability, role definitions, security concepts, assessments and the organizational structure of the cyber security team. The implementation of this standard

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The impact of the Cyber Resilience Act on IT security (2024)

The Cyber Resilience Act is an EU-wide piece of legislation that aims to introduce binding cyber security requirements for products containing hardware and software. The EU Commission also refers to these as “products with digital elements”. Products with digital elements are defined as “any software or hardware product and its remote computing solution, including software

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Cybersecurity compact: A quick overview for responsible managers and decision-makers (2024)

In today’s world, IT security incidents are becoming more and more visible. Not only in terms of their frequency, but also in terms of their impact. The increasing use of digital technologies in all areas of business has made companies more vulnerable to cyber attacks. There are a variety of sources of IT security incidents,

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