EVENT
 
FortConsult will be hosting an event on Risk Management on September 2nd, where we will talk about how to unite the board and the security department in order to create a coherent strategy.
EVENT
 
The media loves a good story. One with intrigue that plays on emotions and can provoke a reaction from the public. The biggest stories develop over time and run for weeks or even months. When a story about a security breach gets media attention, the financial and brand equity losses for the company (...)
RESEARCH
 
We are pleased to announce that our consultants Lucas Lundgren and Neal Hindocha are among this year’s speakers at DEF CON in Las Vegas. Their talk will demonstrate how a seemingly innocuous protocol can be exploited to gain access to and manipulate sensitive information, which one wouldn’t (...)
IT-Security
 
FortConsult was invited to hack the radio hosts from a morning show on Denmark’s most popular radio station, P3. Denmark’s Radio challenged us to try to intrude on the hosts’ private lives online, with as few resources as possible. In the few days allocated to this task, our team managed to get (...)
THREATS
 
In September 2012 NCC Group noted a security issue relating to the use of ASP.NET forms authentication in a shared/cloud hosting environment, which could potentially allow an attacker to successfully authenticate to an application for which they do not have valid credentials. This threat brief will (...)
THREATS
 
This threat brief discusses the existence of embedded USB keyboards that are becoming increasingly common. These keyboard-like devices can be used to bypass the security enhancements in modern operating systems or configuration settings that stop the automatic execution of code from USB devices. (...)