Windows Vulnerability

Oftentimes, cyber attackers are able to infiltrate the networks of organizations through holes in older programs which have not been updated. Recently, a malware known as “DoublePulsar” has been found targeting un-patched Windows systems, inserting itself within networks and laying seeds for future ransomware attacks. Here’s what’s currently known about this threat and what steps […]

Compromise Assessment: Rooting Out Hidden Attackers

We often think of data breaches as these big, climactic events. Something like the bank robberies you might see in big budget movies. One minute, everything is fine. The next, Yahoo or Target’s doors are being kicked down; they’re under attack. Millions of passwords, bank account info and more are made off with in an […]

Update: The Yahoo Breach Keeps Getting Worse

Recently, we discussed the massive impact the Yahoo data breach was having on companies in all fields. At the time of our writing, there were rumors of Verizon beginning to get cold feed out of a proposed merger with Yahoo, potentially costing Yahoo up to a billion dollars. Things were not looking so great. News […]

Unseen Consequences: The Ripple Effects of a Data Breach

A data breach results in some obvious, immediate impacts. Your customers’ and/or patients’ data is exposed, for one. Even if you don’t lose their business, there will likely be some fences to mend to regain their trust. However, what often gets lost in the aftermath of significant breaches is the ripple effect these attacks can […]

BAI Security: “Most Promising Enterprise Security Companies”

BAI Security is pleased and proud to announce that we have been included in the CIO Review Enterprise Security list of the “20 Most Promising Enterprise Security Companies.” The companies included in this year’s list were selected by a panel of CIOs and CEOs of public companies, analysts, and the CIO Review editorial board. The […]

The Next Big Advance in Breach Detection & Prevention

Sears Holdings Corp. announced in March of this year (2014), it was investigating a possible security breach after a series of cyberattacks on other retailers have exposed the data of millions of consumers. The security review was still at an early stage as Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)’s digital forensics unit and the U.S. Secret Service […]