New hacker group attacks satellite, defense, and telecom companies June 26, 2018

Symantec is a cyber security company that distributes the popular consumer antivirus software, Norton. A new hacker team labelled Thrip by...

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D-Link routers under attack by Internet of Things botnet June 20, 2018

A recently discovered vulnerability created a way for hackers to add malicious code to a popular model of router manufactured...

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Password management for the modern computer user June 18, 2018

Passwords are quickly becoming a cornerstone to modern living.  From computers and mobile devices to webpage logins, your passwords are...

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5 ways to secure your home’s Wi-Fi June 15, 2018

1.  Use the correct Wi-Fi security standard WPA2 is the leading security standard for Wi-Fi networks.  Past Wi-Fi security standards have...

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Altr begins work on blockchain technology for cybersecurity June 14, 2018

The security company Altr is looking to improve the world of corporate data security using blockchain technology. Altr has been in...

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Signature Checks exploit on Mac OS fixed June 13, 2018

Mac OS has been vulnerable to malware through a flaw in the security signatures process for third-party developers. Digital signatures are...

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RSA Cryptographic Library Permanently Broken October 25, 2017

An RSA key developed by Infineon and used by governments, corporations, and TPM modules has recently been found to be...

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Cinteot Company Seafood Picnic 2017 October 5, 2017

Saturday, September 9, Cinteot had our annual company picnic; the seafood picnic was a success.  Thanks to all that were...

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Yahoo Hack Complicated by Rootkits and MD5 Algorithms October 5, 2017

Due to “recently obtained new intelligence,” Yahoo recently disclosed that all of its three billion user accounts have been compromised. Verizon’s...

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Equifax Data Breach Leaves Millions Vulnerable October 3, 2017

Credit reporting agencies hold valuable information on customer’s so they can provide them with a credit score; in the wrong hands,...

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CCleaner: Malicious Injection Overrides Antivirus September 28, 2017

CCleaner, a popular antivirus tool, was compromised when a malicious hack (injection) was written to override the antivirus software.   CCleaner, a...

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Cinteot Wins Contract from Department Of Defense Washington Headquarters Services September 20, 2017

Cinteot to Provide Services for The Secretary of Defense Communications Office September 11, 2017 – Cinteot is pleased to announce the...

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Target’s 2013 Data Hack – What Happened and How? August 30, 2017

Four years ago, the Target Corporation found itself in the crosshairs of dedicated hackers that resulted in one of the...

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Introduction to Compliance According To The SP800-53r4 August 28, 2017

Being compliant means following the intent of the law as spelled out in your industry regulations. These regulations are designed...

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HBO: Hackers Leak Game Of Thrones Episodes via Vulnerability August 28, 2017

  Increasingly, there have been news headlines about companies losing information to hackers, or hackers taking information and holding it for...

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Cinteot Sponsors the DISA/AFCEA SCPC 7th Annual Golf Tournament August 24, 2017

Friday, August 4, Cinteot had the pleasure of supporting the DISA/AFCEA SPC 7th Annual Golf Tournament. The event was hosted...

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Bootstrap 4: What you need to know August 18, 2017

Starting mid-August in 2011 for Twitter, Bootstrap has been a powerhouse of front-end frameworks and is arguably the most widely...

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SQL Injection Vulnerabilities August 10, 2017

Many times, information system vulnerabilities are discovered several months (or years) after the initial exploit. Consider the malicious actor who...

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Cinteot opens HUBZone Cybersecurity Training Lab March 19, 2017

Cinteot is a HUBzone corporation. From the HUBZone program Mission statement, “The HUBZone Program’s mission is to promote job growth, capital...

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Cinteot relocates to newly renovated Public Opinion building March 15, 2017

Cinteot opened its new offices in downtown Chambersburg PA this week.  In its new space in the old Public Opinion building at...

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