SQL Server, Part 3: Adopting the principle of least privilege

In the previous blog in this series, we discussed authentication and authorization mechanisms, and how configuring them properly can help secure your databases. In this blog, we’ll talk about how data breaches can be prevented by implementing the principle of …

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Hardening Windows security: How to secure your organization—Part 1

The cybersecurity threat landscape is quickly changing. Administrators have become more cautious when it comes to security and governing access, end users have become tech-savvy and security-aware, and attackers have also raised their game.

 Living-off-the-land attacks, or LOTL, is one …

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ManageEngine named in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management four years running!

The cybersecurity market is ever-changing and primarily driven by sophisticated cyberattacks, disruptive technological growth, and stringent data protection regulations like the GDPR and CCPA. We are constantly evolving our solutions to meet these dynamic market needs. We believe our recognition …

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Five events you should be alerted about in your network

“What types of events in my network are indications of an attack?” This is a question many IT security experts find themselves wondering, often because there isn’t one definitive answer.

Configuring alerts for every type of event isn’t an option. …

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Learn how to audit and secure your SQL and IIS servers

Virtually every business today depends on databases and web servers for daily operations. Since these business-critical applications deal with sensitive data, keeping them secure is a major priority—as a security professional, you need to carefully evaluate and implement security measures …

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Active Directory and IT security seminars are back in the US this June

Get ready, America. ManageEngine is heading back to the US for another round of seminars on Active Directory management and IT security. After circling the globe for our 2018 Active Directory World Tour, we’re excited to return to the East …

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A reminder to focus on securing your databases and web servers 

The trend of global cyberattacks has continued into February. In California, The Sacramento Bee recently experienced a ransomware attack on its databases, exposing the voter registration details of over 19 million voters. In another incident, a cryptojacking script—which is quickly …

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When love is in the air, cyber-criminals are on the prowl

Valentine’s Day cyber-attacks could well be the beginning of an APT for enterprises!

It is that time of the year again. Cupid comes out to play with his arrows, love is in the air, pink takes over everything, roses are …

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5 Top Targets for Today’s Hackers

Black Hat USA bills itself as “the show that sets the benchmark for all other security conferences.” While most conferences tend to over-promote themselves, given the activity at this year’s show, that actually might be something of an understatement.

From …

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