XSS TO SHELL

ZERO-DAY ADVENTURES – UNKNOWN UNTIL WE FOUND THEM For the astute among you, you’ll notice that the chaining of these types of exploits has been seen/used often enough, but the implications thereof are often overlooked. In this write-up we delve a little deeper into a real life example of how we uncovered three zero-days in […]

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STRENGTH IN DIVERSITY WITH MOBIUS CONSULTING

  DIVERSITY IN LEADERSHIP AROUND THE WORLD   A recent study by Boston Consulting Group showed that companies that value diversity amongst staff and senior management increased their revenue by 19%. The study found that “increasing the diversity of leadership teams leads to more and better innovation and improved financial performance.” It looked at 1700 […]

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4 ESSENTIAL SECURITY PRINCIPLES TO CONSIDER WHEN MOVING TO THE CLOUD

With Raymond Du Plessis, Ekaterina Conradie and Sven Muller from Mobius Consulting.     Many large financial services companies with broad customer bases are moving to the cloud for improved accessibility, scalability, cost-effectiveness and new cloud based customer apps. However, this modernisation shift comes with its own set of challenges.  Mobius Consulting has worked closely […]

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5 STEPS TO CREATING A CYBER SECURITY INCIDENT RESPONSE FRAMEWORK

With Patrick Ryan, Amanda Hechter and Raymond du Plessis from Mobius Consulting        The NIST Cyber Security Incident Response Framework   Cyber security breaches should be taken as a “when” and not an “if” occurrence, especially given the rise in cyber attacks due to remote working. The wrong time to put your cyber security incident response plan in place is […]

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CORONA VIRUS AND WORKING REMOTELY

4 CRITICAL RISKS FOR A COMPANY TO MANAGE   Coronavirus poses a risk to humanity, possibly the greatest risk to our physical health that many of us have faced in our lifetime, and at the same time, unethical cybercriminals are using the pandemic as an opportunity to increase hacking attempts and phishing attacks. In order […]

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ETHICAL HACKING AND CYBER SECURITY TESTING: 7 TESTS TO CHECK YOUR CYBER SECURITY

With Patrick Ryan, Managing Director; and Robert Len, Lead Security Tester of Mobius Consulting.      Remote Working may be the New Normal    To help slow down the spread of COVID-19, companies around the globe have sent their employees home, requiring them to work remotely. For some companies this transition to remote working was easy to implement as there has been […]

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KNOW AND MANAGE YOUR APPLICATION SECURITY RISKS DURING COVID-19

With Amanda Hechter and Raymond du Plessis from Mobius Consulting as well and Lee Bristow from Phinity Risk Improve your Identity and Access Governance (IAG) & Assess your Application Security Risk With COVID-19 catching much of the world off-guard, there has been a scramble for organisations to make key applications, such as financial and HR […]

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ETHICAL HACKING AND CYBER SECURITY TESTING: 7 TESTS TO CHECK YOUR CYBER SECURITY

With Patrick Ryan, Managing Director; and Robert Len, Lead Security Tester of Mobius Consulting.    Remote Working may be the New Normal  To help slow down the spread of COVID-19, companies around the globe have sent their employees home, requiring them to work remotely. For some companies this transition to remote working was easy to implement as there has been an ever increasing shift […]

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[FREE INFOGRAPHIC] 3 STEPS TO SET UP AN INFORMATION SECURITY AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

With Yolandi Moodley, Senior Managing Consultant for Mobius Consulting.     We live in the digital age, where information is shared at an astronomical rate. Since remote working has become the “new normal” in a very short space of time, many companies are entering uncharted territory when it comes to managing their information security risks. […]

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KNOW AND MANAGE YOUR SUPPLIER SECURITY RISK DURING COVID-19

With Lee Bristow from Phinity Risk Solutions and Malcolm Parker, Senior Managing Consultant at Mobius Consulting. Manage your Supplier Security Risk  The novel Coronavirus has created a number of challenges for society and most organisations are not well prepared to cope with this pandemic and the impact that it has on their trade. The world is […]

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