DNS Security Threats The Domain Name System (DNS) is a service used on both the Internet and private networks to translate Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to Fully Qualified Domain Names. Example, this service allows someone to type a FQDN like www.zymitry.com to reach the Zymitry web site instead of having to type in the domains IP address. Regarding… Read More »
Security Threats to Cloud–Based Systems Threats to both cloud-based and on-site solutions should be evaluated with an additional focus directed towards security issues specific to cloud services. Cloud security threats can come from internal or external sources, and can originate as human or software based attacks. Threat agents are as follows; anonymous attackers, malicious service agents, trusted attackers,… Read More »
In business, understanding and managing risk is crucial for success. Risk refers to the potential loss that may occur when a threat exposes a vulnerability within an organization. To thrive, businesses must take calculated risks while also recognizing the importance of risk mitigation. This article explores various risk-related concerns, including compromised business functions, business assets, the cost of risk management, profitability, and survivability. It emphasizes the need for a comprehensive risk management program to protect businesses from potential losses and ensure their long-term success.