Windows Server 2008 triggers a security warning when trying to execute BlackFog because it is using code signed with a SHA-256 Authenticode certificate.
During the first 2 months of 2019 BlackFog saw some interesting trends in cyber attacks, noting the geographic dispersal and types of attacks being used. More than 18.29% of threats discovered attempted to connect to Russian based servers. This includes activation through command and control (C&C) servers, redirections and outbound connections. Similarly, there was [...]
BlackFog requires connections to a few domains to keep its rules updated and resolve the geo location of IP addresses. In order to operate correctly it is important to allow BlackFog to communicate to the following domains.
Whilst the future use and viability of Cryptocurrencies may still be up for debate, the influence Bitcoin (the most famous cryptocurrency) has had on the market is clear– with its valuation peaking at just shy of $20,000 in December 2017.
Many cyber security companies can tell you when an attack has taken place or when data breach has occurred. Few provide a preventative, multi-layered approach that can combat the growing number of threats we see today.
When using BlackFog with TeamViewer some users may notice that the screen may sometimes freeze.
HP Velocity is software that is used only in situations when the system is part of a thin-client implementation. This software is incompatible with BlackFog.
Recent versions of Google Chrome employ a feature called Async DNS. This feature bypasses the normal operating system mechanisms for resolving domain names and uses the browser directly.
BlackFog is compatible with all Windows editions from Windows 7 SP1 or later and Windows Server 2008 R2 or later.
The threat landscape we see today is vastly different and infinitely more sophisticated. The days of protecting yourself from bad actors using a single antivirus solution are now behind us. Fileless network protection is a key element to device security and an important part of the layered security strategy.