Tag: SMB

Microsoft Fixes Windows Search Vulnerability to Prevent Remote Code Execution

Windows users often find themselves rather annoyed when Microsoft decides to release an update suddenly. Depending on one’s computer settings, these updates may be installed automatically and force a reboot of one’s computer. Some of these updates are more important than others, however. The most recent update is highly important as it fixes a Windows search vulnerability related to addresses remote execution. Emergency Windows Update Will Save a lot of Users Virtually every Windows user …
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EternalRocks Worm Uses Six NSA-developed SMB Exploits to Infect Computers

The NSA vulnerabilities related to the Windows SMB exploit have proven to be quite problematic. Multiple types of ransomware are exploiting this issue with an astonishing rate of success so far. Unfortunately, it appears this vulnerability has also spawned a new worm spreading through the SMB protocol. This particular worm uses seven different NSA tools to cause as much havoc as possible. Rest assured this is only a sign of what is …
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SMB Myth-busting – 5 Misconceptions About The Cloud Bite The Dust

Almost 5 years after the business world was introduced to the cloud in the truest sense, most of the cloud-related knowledge floating around is still based on hearsay, and thus, inaccurate. It is imperative for businesses, especially the small and medium scale (SMEs) ones to understand all the aspects of the cloud before migrating their existing software or deploying new systems to cloud hosting. In order to achieve the above, …
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Top 3 Self-service Tools for Top-notch SMB Customer Care

It used to be that businesses would engage in a war of nickel and dimes, trying to find ways to offer slightly better prices than competitors. When they weren’t busy riding their research and development teams to produce the tiny tweaks and find the innovations that would offer an advantage, they would browbeat the marketing team to at least make it seem like they were offering a superior product. If …
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