Eavesdropping on Communication Between Fat and Brain

Summary: Newly discovered sensory neurons send information related to stress and metabolism from adipose fat tissue to the brain. Source: Scripps Research Institute What did the fat say to the brain? For years, it was assumed that hormones passively floating through the blood were the way that a person’s fat—called adipose tissue—could send information related … Read more

Office 365 phishing campaign that can bypass MFA targets 10,000 organizations

Security researchers from Microsoft have uncovered a large-scale phishing campaign that uses HTTPS proxying techniques to hijack Office 365 accounts. The attack is capable of bypassing multi-factor authentication (MFA) and has targeted over 10,000 organizations since September 2021. The goal of the campaign seems to be business email compromise (BEC), a type of attack where … Read more

Infosys vs TCS vs Wipro: What IT employees’ appointment letters say about ‘moonlighting’?

The contracts or employees’ appointment letters of Indian IT companies are phrased to prevent ‘moonlighting’. The phrase ‘moonlighting’ refers to employees working for others in their free time. Even though the companies don’t use the word ‘moonlighting’, the contracts, in essence, are laden with warnings of strict action against employees who wish to venture out … Read more

Augmentt Secure Now Features SaaS Security Alerting for

OTTAWA, Aug. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Augmentt, the SaaS security and management platform built for MSPs, today announced SaaS Security Alerting for Microsoft 365. Available through Augmentt Secure, the new real-time threat detection gives MSPs the SaaS alerting capability for unmatched protection of Microsoft 365. “Augmentt Secure has been a game-changer when it comes … Read more

3 strategies for better finance-IT collaboration

Many finance leaders and IT leaders act like adversaries, especially as inflation worries grow and budgets shrink. But the need for IT and finance to partner and collaborate is critical. That’s especially important as more companies look to create digital transformation in their financial operations: According to a Workday survey, out of the respondents who … Read more

GOP senators demand Facebook hand over FBI communication on Hunter Biden

Republican Senators Ron Johnson and Chuck Grassley have demanded Facebook hand over all communications with the FBI, the Justice Department, and other government bureaucrats relating to First Son Hunter Biden, his laptop, his business dealings, and Russian disinformation. In a new letter to Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg Tuesday (tomorrow), Sen. Johnson, ranking member of the … Read more