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Best practices for web authentication

The Verizon Data Breach Report of 2020 provides a comprehensive analysis of the source of many high-...

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What are Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF, XSRF) Attacks? And how can you effectively mitigate them?

A CSRF attack forces a logged-on victim's browser to send a request to a vulnerable web application,...

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What are Dictionary Attacks? And how can you effectively mitigate them?

Cybercriminals generate permutations of words or character sets, repeated passwords, or variations -...

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RedShield has developed shields to mitigate “Log4j” (CVE-2021-44228)

A zero-day exploit of Apache Log4j 2 (“Log4Shell”, CVE-2021-44228) was disclosed on 9 December 2021....

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TLSv1.0 and v1.1 are being deprecated: Here’s how to upgrade, while keeping your customers connected

And if you’re not ready for it (and more than 40% of the top million sites still support 1.0 and 1.1...

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How can you protect your web applications (and business) from carding attacks?

Australia Post’s Inside Australian Online Shopping 2021 report highlights a 26.9% YOY growth in onli...

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Introducing Second-Factor Authentication (2FA) Shields

Today, we are excited to announce a brand new function that RedShield has developed to address a spe...

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Risk, resourcing, and legacy applications: Application security challenges for state and local government

Faced with thousands of applications in complex environments to manage, a global skill-shortage of a...

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A Guide to a Best Practice Web Application Operational Security Program

With new application vulnerabilities being published at over 50 a day, the race starts again tomorro...

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Six Misconceptions About Shielding

Misconception #1: Fixing code is always better, more robust, or more secure When vulnerabilities are...

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2021 TAG Cyber Annual: An interview with Andy Prow, CEO & Co-Founder, RedShield

Today, applications are arguably the most important entity to keep up and running on an organization...

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Enabling Secure Digital Transformation: Strategies to Secure Your Project, Customers, and Organization

However, the vast number of ‘moving parts’ in a DX initiative presents new levels of complexity. And...

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Shielding Apps

As one might expect, shielding is a good metaphor for much of what we do in cyber security. Any time...

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Urgent Action Needed to Protect E-Commerce Sites From E-Skimming Attacks Targeting Magento Vulnerabilities

With the sustained Magecart attacks targeting Magento CMS, and the outdated version no longer provid...