Penetration Testing – Putting on the Hacker Hat

Known by most in the industry as pentesting, penetration testing is the process of proactively running ethical attacks on an application in an effort to identify security weaknesses and to validate defense mechanisms.  These weaknesses may lead to access of an...

Attention Kmart Shoppers: Your Data Has Been Breached

The discount retailer known for their Blue Light Specials has been added to the increasingly long list of companies in 2014 that have experienced serious data breaches.  On October 9, 2014 Kmart’s IT team discovered that its payment data systems were hacked.  They...