Who’s Behind the Uber Hack? Here’s What You Should Know

  • Team Omega
  • September 15, 2022

On Thursday, September 15th, rideshare platform Uber released a short brief claiming to be “responding to a cybersecurity incident.” However, according to the media outlets that first covered the news, we quickly realized that this was no small incident but a hack that struck the company to their core. How It Happened Across multiple updates […]

PCI DSS 4.0: What You Need to Know

  • Team Omega
  • August 15, 2022

The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) has published version 4.0 of the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). This version 4.0 replaces version 3.2.1, addresses emerging threats and technologies, and utilizes new methods in order to combat the new threats. [2] What You Need to Know The PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is […]

Threat Hunting: The Tip Of The Spear For Your Defenses

  • Team Omega
  • August 1, 2022

As cyber attacks are on the rise, threat actors are getting more creative at bypassing traditional security systems. This allows the attackers to remain undetected for a longer period of time to exfiltrate data or spread further in the network to do damage. Cyber threat hunting is a great way to help detect threat actors […]

Why You Need to Run an Internal Vulnerability Scan

  • Team Omega
  • July 15, 2022

As business technology grows and evolves, so do the system risks and ever-present attacks. To assist in avoiding a data breach, organizations should run internal vulnerability scans to identify vulnerabilities that could potentially be exploited. These internal vulnerability scans help detect out-of-date software and potential misconfigurations. What is an Internal Vulnerability Scan? Before determining whether […]

The Importance of Having a Managed Security Service

  • Team Omega
  • July 1, 2022

You may have heard it in passing or in the news, but the fact is that cyber attacks are growing. It’s not a matter of if you get compromised, but when. A data breach can cause anything from minor system updates because of a minor hack, to lengthy downtimes from massive data theft attacks. Whether […]

How to Avoid a Company Data Breach

  • Team Omega
  • June 15, 2022

There’s no doubt that you’ve heard of data breaches happening across industries and organizations of every size. However, what exactly can a data breach do to affect your organization and your bottom line? With the average cost of a data breach being $8.64 million in the U.S., detection should be high on your priorities. Let’s […]