Entries by Ashton Momot

Third-Party Websites: what are they and how do they expose your passwords?

If you turn on the news, chances are they will be reporting on the latest big breach of a website, database, or company. Unfortunately, breaches are commonplace today. Occurring through phishing emails, third-party website breaches, and the issues associated with poor security practices in storing user data (but that’s another lengthy conversation for another time). 

DattoCon ’18: Machine Learning, Managed Power, GDPR, & BCDR

Last week Twinstate’s Cybersecurity Analyst, Ashton Momot and Unified Defense Strategies Technical Manager, Alex Insley had the opportunity to visit Austin, Texas for the DattoCon 2018 conference. While the majority of the conference is focused on how Managed Service Providers (MSPs) operate, there was a lot of focus on products and technology that the average […]

Introduction to NIST and the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

In the world of cybersecurity, the only constant is the quickly-changing environment. With this rapid pace, threat vectors change, and so too must the industry best practices that are used to protect against them. Documentation in the world of cybersecurity is often behind and outdated, as trends usually change quicker than documents are able to […]