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Hack2improve - a success story

17.05.2019 ‒ The Furtwangen University of Applied Sciences offered a hacking workshop for the first time in 2008. What was a novelty at that time is now firmly... Read more

Beat Guldimann is Managing Director of the Compass branch in Toronto

24.04.2019 ‒ Since February 1, 2019 Beat Guldimann has been Managing Director of the new Compass office in Toronto and is in charge of market entry in Canada. We... Read more

Partner for «Deutschland sicher im Netz»

17.04.2019 ‒ The registered non-profit association DsiN provides comprehensive and independent information to consumers and businesses on issues of IT security.... Read more

Vulnerability in Vigor2960 DrayTek Router

8.04.2019 ‒ Lukasz D. has identified an XSS vulnerability in the Web User Interface of the Vigor2960 DrayTek router. Read more

Focus topic at the HSR: Information Security

2.04.2019 ‒ The HSR University of Applied Sciences Rapperswil focuses on cyber security in education, training and research. In this field there are always points... Read more

What does pentesting mean?

13.03.2019 ‒ Swiss Post has made its e-voting system available for a public hacker test. This procedure triggered numerous discussions. Radio SRF1 asks Cyrill... Read more

Companies hack themselves

8.03.2019 ‒ In its latest issue, the "Handelszeitung" focused on "Digital Innovation" and on topics such as cyber risks and penetration tests. Read more

Do not use the same passwort

5.03.2019 ‒ "What recommendations would you make to family offices regarding cyber security?" Opalesque's begins with this question - Cyrill Brunschwiler,... Read more

Ein Hacker mit einem moralischen Kompass

27.02.2019 ‒ Ivan Bütler ist Co-Gründer von Compass Security und heute noch aktiv in der Firma tätig. In der aktuellen Ausgabe des Fachmagazins "IT-Markt" erzählt... Read more

How secure is the E-Voting system?

21.02.2019 ‒ Tagesschau report of February 20, 2019 beginns with this words: "The sense, benefits and dangers of e-voting have long been the subject of... Read more

Vulnerability in mod_auth_openidc module

19.02.2019 ‒ Mischa Bachmann has identified a reflected cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the mod_auth_openidc module for the Apache 2.x HTTP server. Read more

Compass Security supervises scientific work

1.02.2019 ‒ Compass Security volunteers as supervisor for academic work and studies relating to information security. Read more

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New: Compass-Training "Internal Network and System Security" in Bern

In the 2-day seminar (in German) from February 11/12, 2020, you will get to know the most important basic concepts of IT security, attack tools and... Read more

KMU Swiss Forum 2020

The association «KMU Swiss» promotes the interaction between companies and specialists. He organises the annual KMU Swiss Forum. The next years motto... Read more

secIT 2020 – das IT Frühlings-Highlight in Hannover

Heise Medien lädt zur nächsten Veranstaltung der IT Security Branche ein. Im März 2020 öffnen die Tore der secIT zum dritten Mal. Wir sind vor Ort mit... Read more

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Finding Active Directory attack paths using BloodHound

As a defender, you want to find and patch attack paths in your Active Directory environment. One cannot easily spot issues by looking at the Active Directory Users and Computers console, GPOs, etc.... mehr

Challenging Your Forensic Readiness with an Application-Level Ransomware Attack

Ransomware focuses on encrypting data on a filesystem-level, either locally on infected client systems or remotely on accessible file servers. However, what if ransomware would start encrypting data... mehr

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