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Antivirus Evasion

Posted on July 18, 2017 by Craig Nagy

A common mistake made during internal penetration tests is getting tripped up by basic antivirus software. During the privilege escalation phase of the engagement, it is often...

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How to Enable and Start SSH on Kali Linux

Posted on May 18, 2017 by Nate Christoffels

The Linux distribution Kali used by many penetration testers recently released version 2017.1 of their rolling release. For quite some time now (Since version 2.0) Kali has...

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Help! I’m Infected with Ransomware

Posted on May 15, 2017 by Sherri Davidoff, Author of "Network Forensics"

Are you infected with ransomware? Time is of the essence! Ransomware spreads very quickly, and can encrypt your computer, networked file share, and even attached cloud storage....

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Statement Regarding the Immigration Executive Order

Posted on January 31, 2017 by Nate Christoffels

LMG Security joins our fellow members of the tech community in expressing concerns regarding the executive order on immigration, enacted on Friday, January 27th 2017. We are concerned about the impact...

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IoT Ushers in a New Era of DDoS Attacks

Posted on October 25, 2016 by Nate Christoffels

By now, you’ve almost certainly heard about the crippling distributed-denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks launched against DNS service company Dyn last Friday (10/21/2016).  Throughout the day, Dyn reported three...

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Cloud-Based Password Managers – Are They Secure?

Posted on October 14, 2016 by Nate Christoffels

Cloud-based password storage programs make your life easier– but are they secure? This summer two vulnerabilities in LastPass, the online password storage program, made a lot of people...

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