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Cyber attack wipes out email provider

Wednesday, 13th February 2019 | Posted in: Blog

A cyber attack on the 11th February has wiped out the email service provided by VFEmail. According to the company, the attack formatted all disks on every server. Every VM is lost, every file server is lost, every backup server is lost. Two days later, the company’s web is still showing the same message.   !!!ALERT!!!! Update Feb 11 2019 www.vfemail.net and mail.vfemail.net are currently unavailable. We have suffered catastrophic…

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To all the CISO’s out there today: –

Thursday, 7th February 2019 | Posted in: Blog

CISO Risk issues versus CIO budget issues. While the concept of reasonableness is somewhat subjective, the questions for CISOs to ponder are these: Does my security program constitute reasonable protections for a company in my industry and would the legal system agree? If my company is breached, and I have to explain my actions a year from now in front of a court, will those actions show that I did…

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