Search
Homepage Rankings and Research Companies CRNtv Events WOTC Jobs Tech Provider Zone

5 Ways To Avoid A New York Times-Style Website Attack

A hacktivist group targeted the underlying domain name system infrastructure, but they used standard hacking techniques to carry out the attack, said experts. Basic security measures could have avoided the disruption.

Back 1 ... 3   4   5   6  

photo
Password Management

Sensitive systems and underlying processes that could have a major impact on business continuity if they were breached should be protected by strong authentication measures, say security experts. Consider implementing two-factor or multifactor authentication for employees who have access to those resources.

A best practice advocated by security experts is to force employees to change their system passwords quarterly. A password should contain at least eight characters and contain a mixture of upper-case and lower-case letters, numbers and special characters. Avoid names and dictionary words.

 
 
Back 1 ... 3   4   5   6  

sponsored resources