An Introduction to Web-Shells, Part 1

A web-shell is a malicious script used by an attacker with the intent to escalate and maintain persistent access on an already compromised web application. A web-shell itself cannot attack or exploit a remote vulnerability, so it is always the second step of an attack (this stage is also referred to as post-exploitation). Read full … Read more

British Airways blames flight disruption to power failure and not Indian IT firm

British Airways has not blamed any Indian IT firm for the massive flight disruption over the last weekend that hit more than 1,000 flights. Reacting to the incident that saw most services cancelled from London’s Heathrow and Gatwick airports on May 27, British Airways told The Registrar that the problem occurred due to “power failure” … Read more

Citrix SVP PJ Hough talks about our vision for the workspace at #CitrixSynergy 2017 Video

Citrix is a leader in virtualization, networking and cloud infrastructure to enable new ways for people to work better. Citrix solutions help IT and service providers to build, manage and secure virtual and mobile workspaces that seamlessly deliver apps, desktops, data and services to anyone, on any device, over any network or cloud. Read full … Read more

#EuroCACS Top 10 Cyber Risks Detailed

Malware, DDoS attacks and human behavior remain among the top cyber-risks. In a presentation on the top ten cybersecurity risks facing organizations at the ISACA EuroCACS conference in Munich, Raef Meeuwisse, director of cybersecurity and data privacy governance at Cyber Simplicity and ISACA external relations director, described the list as enabling the audience to make … Read more