The Top 12 Healthcare Industry Cyberattacks

The Top 12 Healthcare Industry Cyberattacks

Healthcare providers don’t have the resources for cutting-edge defenses—and threat actors know this, so health records are a hot and valuable commodity on the dark web. In fact, cyberattacks on healthcare providers have resulted in 3,705 data breaches and 267 million compromised medical records since 2009, HIPAA Journal reports. In 2020, healthcare was the top industry in […]

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vSphere 7.0 U1/U2 Important Upgrade Notice

vSphere 7.0 U1/U2 Important Upgrade Notice

** July 2021 Update ** VMware has published additional guidance on the original KB (https://kb.vmware.com/s/article/83376).  A workaround has been provided that moves the VMware Tools to ramdisk, helping to reduce IO on the SD cards.  The “fix” still is replacing boot media with higher endurance media. Specifically: … Future ESXi 7.0.x version will have this [...]Read More »
The Top Cyberattacks of June 2021

The Top Cyberattacks of June 2021

May 2021 raised the bar for high-profile cyberattacks, and July seems poised to set the bar even higher. In that context, June’s slate of data breaches and security lapses isn’t quite so dramatic. For a month that saw hacks of healthcare providers, entertainment giants, and even the Olympics organization, that’s a sobering idea in and [...]Read More »

Arctic Wolf’s Response to Kaseya Supply Chain Attack and Takeaways from Matt Kozloski

Response to Kaseya Supply Chain Attack Arctic Wolf is aware of the Kaseya supply chain attack, reportedly affecting between 800 and 1,500 businesses around the world. The Kaseya VSA supply chain ransomware campaign is a sophisticated and intentional attack, the scope of which will not be fully understood for many weeks or possibly months. Any [...]Read More »
Hardening Your Dell Storage Center (SC) – Compellent

Hardening Your Dell Storage Center (SC) – Compellent

Over the last year or so, I’ve helped multiple companies recover from ransomware events utilizing snapshots on their storage arrays.  In several of these instances, the customer’s backups were compromised along with their production environment.  A storage array can be a nice part of a recovery strategy, as they seem to be targeted less frequently [...]Read More »
Dell’s PowerStore reaches down market with new entry level PS500T

Dell’s PowerStore reaches down market with new entry level PS500T

Dell is expanding the reach of the PowerStore mid-range storage platform further down-market with the introduction of the entry-level PowerStore 500T.  This smaller system is aimed at competing with the lower-end storage requirements found in SMB or ROBO deployments.  The system is supposed to come in around $30k for a base config with minimal storage. With [...]Read More »
Celebrating Women’s History Month

Celebrating Women’s History Month

In celebration of Women’s History Month, Winslow Technology Group (WTG) would like to highlight the contributions of multiple trail-blazing women with a history of leading the way for others to follow. Women’s History Month started in Santa Rosa, California as a local celebration. In 1980, President Carter signed the Presidential Proclamation dedicating the week of […]

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