Artikelen door johan_kan

Is the finance industry afraid of the cloud?

The cloud promises flexibility and efficiency, allowing the service to continue to grow in popularity. In our cloud report we see huge differences when it comes to adoption rates in different industries. The banking and finance sector are well behind other industries, and yet they are relatively dependent on technology – why?

BF-SIRT Newsletter 2018-01

Meltdown and Spectre, two security flaws said to be affecting almost all CPUs released since 1995, was announced this week, and will probably haunt us for years to come. Exploit code used in the Mirai malware variant called Satori, which was used to attack hundreds of thousands of Huawei routers over the past several weeks, […]

Big data Olympics

Four gold medals and one silver medal during the 2018 Winter Olympics are proof that Jac Orie is a successful speed skating coach. Why? It all has to do with data! In the ice skating world, the name of Jac Orie is well established. He is the man behind the biggest successes of many Dutch […]

Big Data Intro-Webinar!

Watch webinar on demand! Big Data inspiration with Big Data Chief Evangelist, Klaas Bollhöfer! Big Data has become a buzzword over the last years. It is not just a stand-alone term but rather a combination of many aspects to reveal a whole picture. You might ask why Basefarm in particular is hosting a webinar about Big Data? […]

BF-SIRT Newsletter 2018-02

Microsoft released patches for Meltdown and Spectre, but it’s important to update ones antivirus before applying the patches. Latest WebLogic exploit caused an increase in compromised hosts being used for mining Cryptocurrencies. F-Secure finds a new Intel AMT Security Issue which gives hackers with physical access full control of laptops in 30 seconds. Top 5 […]

BF-SIRT Newsletter 2018-03

Researchers have uncovered a government-sponsored mobile hacking group operating since 2012. OnePlus had its store compromised, leaving 40 000 credit cards compromised. Hackers have started exploiting three Microsoft Office flaws to spread Zyklon malware. Top 5 Security Links OnePlus minus 40,000 credit cards: Smartmobe store hacked to siphon payment info to crooks Transmission users beware: […]

BF-SIRT Newsletter 2018-04

It has been announced that hackers from the Dutch intelligence service AIVD have provided the FBI with crucial information about Russian interference with the American elections. This seem to be a good showcase of cyber warfare and capabilities. Maersk chair detailed the reinstall “4,000 new servers, 45,000 new PCs, and 2,500 applications” after the NotPetya attack […]