Tag Archives: Microsoft Windows

Entrust at RSA: ‘Pass the Hash’

February 25, 2014 by Entrust, Inc.     No Comments
This entry is part 4 of 12 in the series Entrust at RSA 2014

This entry is part 4 of 12 in the series Entrust at RSA 2014 Jason Soroko, Entrust’s head of malware research, is causing quite the RSA buzz with his latest video presentation: “Pass the Hash.” Outlined in a blog post a few weeks ago, Soroko explains about a lesser-known attack vector that exploits single sign-on [Read More...]

Filed Under: General Tagged With: Microsoft Windows, RSAC, SSO

A Few Thoughts After the Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit

December 14, 2012 by Matthew Lewis     No Comments

Last week, I attended the Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit in Las Vegas with Entrust product manager Dave Mahdi.

Filed Under: Identity Assurance, Mobility Tagged With: Dave Mahdi, Gartner, IAM

How to Digitally Sign Code

June 18, 2012 by Bruce Morton     No Comments

Various application platforms support code-signing and provide different tools to perform the signing. Here is a list of the more common code-signing types and references as to where you can find guides for the given application. Adobe AIR Adobe – Digitally signing an AIR file Apple Mac OS X Developer Library – Code Signing and [Read More...]

Microsoft to ban keys less than 1024-bits

June 15, 2012 by Bruce Morton     No Comments

For those of you who do not maintain the size of your keys for digital certificates, you’re about to have some problems. Microsoft is not a proponent of small-sized digital keys. Their Windows Root Certificate Program does not allow CAs to issue certificates with keys less than 1024-bits RSA and deprecates keys that are less [Read More...]

Conficker, I Knew We Would Meet Again!

May 3, 2012 by David Mahdi     No Comments

Oh, Conficker. I just knew you’d be back in our lives. Somehow, someway. I recently read an interesting article from SC Magazine, “Thanks to weak passwords, Conficker worm still rampant.” Conficker was a nasty little worm that wreaked havoc for a large number of people; I guess you could argue it still is. It all [Read More...]

Filed Under: Malware Tagged With: Conficker, malware, Microsoft