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Integrate Desktop Central with Zendesk to boost your productivity

With a unified endpoint management (UEM) solution, you can keep your IT assets and network resources secure while still providing the freedom your users need to creatively solve business problems. Imagine if all these capabilities were provided by a service …

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Keeper leaves Windows 10 systems vulnerable to password theft

Keeper password manager

Microsoft just recently rolled out Patch Tuesday updates for December 2017, but there’s already another exploit that needs to be patched.Thanks to a vulnerability in Keeper, a third-party password management application that comes bundled with new versions of Windows 10, …

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Prevent remote code execution by disabling Microsoft’s Equation Editor now

MS Office Equation Editor breach

While many of us are looking forward to some well-earned time off, cyber attacks aren’t taking any breaks this holiday season. In late November, Cobalt Cybercriminal Group took advantage of a 17-year-old vulnerability in Microsoft Office’s Equation Editor, the CVE-2017-11882 …

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5 building blocks for seamless endpoint security

Endpoint security tips

Enterprise security has become a top priority with the recent spike in cyber attacks. With so many tasks piling up for IT administrators, many are left with a minimum amount of time to check on IT security. Unfortunately not all …

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Why Desktop Central is the best SCCM alternative

sccm alternative

Managing endpoint devices is a tough job, especially without the right IT management software. Microsoft is a leader in the endpoint management field, but is there a better alternative to System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)? Some kind of endpoint management …

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday: November 2017 updates  

Microsoft patch tuesday November 2017

Patch Tuesday is back again with 53 security vulnerabilities this time. As usual, Microsoft has released updates for its various products. We strongly recommend patching all these latest security patches right away to avoid unnecessary security breaches, while installing the …

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FinFisher, malware infecting Adobe Flash, may be spying on your organization

Adobe flash player vulnerability

Adobe Flash is under siege by malware called FinFisher. FinFisher exploits a zero-day vulnerability in Flash (CVE-2017-11292) and appears to have been released by a hacker group called BlackOasis. This vulnerability affects Adobe Flash version 21.0.0.226, allowing hackers to execute …

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How to protect yourself from the Microsoft Word DDE exploit

MS Word DDE exploit

Amid the avalanche of cyber threats 2017 has already seen, a new attack has emerged targeting the least likely of applications. Earlier this month, security researchers from Sensepost discovered an unpatched vulnerability in Microsoft Word which allows hackers to practice …

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Keeping your end users safe from the latest Facebook phishing attack

Facebook's phishing attack

After the WannaCry and Petya attacks earlier this year, ransomware and malware attacks have evolved to exploit various operating systems and applications. A good example of this evolution is a new phishing attack that exploits Facebook’s “Trusted Contacts” feature.

Facebook’s 

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What companies should know about the Kaspersky breach

Kaspersky breach

While enterprises around the world are preparing themselves for external hacking attempts and evolving threats, one particular company is now the subject of an interesting case of cyber warfare: Kaspersky. Israeli intelligence reportedly discovered Russian hackers using Kaspersky, a …

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