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Case Studies

Dive head first into some of the toughest, and most interesting problems we’ve faced in our professional experience, and our solutions for them.

Cybersecurity-Process

The Cycle of Cybersecurity: Gap Analysis, Risk Assessment, Remediation, Certification, and Maintenance

One of Careful Security’s many services is a review of a network’s security posture. For example, we recently worked with a company building semiconductor chips and needed to ensure International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) compliance. Here are the steps we took in establishing an industry-recognized cybersecurity posture. Risk Assessment The first piece of initiating …

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Penetration Testing

Penetration Testing – Cybersecurity

Maintaining cybersecurity and regulatory compliance for data privacy is of the utmost importance for businesses in almost every field—but doing it effectively is a moving target. Hackers are continually seeking new ways to gain unauthorized access to your systems, so the external threats you need to guard against are constantly evolving. On top of that, …

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Recovering Hacked Website

Websites can be hacked because of multiple reasons. Some of the most common reasons that we’ve seen are account compromise, insecure plugins, non-restrictive file permissions. We’ve secured these weaknesses through simple steps such as implementing two factor authentication, updating old software, cleaning up malware and setting up a web application firewall to block future attacks.

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PCI Compliance On A Penny

We recently worked with a client to build a PCI compliant infrastructure in the cloud. Here are some key takeaways from that experience. Becoming PCI compliant is often perceived as a daunting task, as there are approximately 200 requirements that an organization needs to adhere to. However, just like Pareto’s 80-20 principle, here are some …

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