Free AV/Security Product: Trend Micro Work From Home Assistance Program

Hi friends and readers!!! I hope you are all-OK during this trying Covid-19 times. I am doing great and is currently working remotely because Manila and the rest of Luzon, Philippines is under the Enhanced Community Quarantine. Long time no post here in menardconnect.com but today, I have some good news for those who are… Continue reading Free AV/Security Product: Trend Micro Work From Home Assistance Program

Password Manager: Free 1 Year Subscription for 1Password

1Password is giving away Free 1 Year Subscription. Current 1password subscribers (like yours truly) can send out invites, we just need our friends email address Hi Pinoy tweeps: if you are interested with #1Password (#Password Manager across phone/pc/browser apps/etc), I got some FREE 1-year subscription from @1password, send me a DM with ur email pic.twitter.com/YUZdu56Jou… Continue reading Password Manager: Free 1 Year Subscription for 1Password

#IamCybersecUre: Threat Experts Summit

Hi Friends!!! Our company, Trend Micro is hosting a cybersecurity event called Threat Experts Summit for students!!! It will be this Friday, November 10, 2017 1:00 PM – 5:30 PM at the Hotel Novotel, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City. IT students, this is your chance to learn cybersecurity in-depth straight from the experts! We will… Continue reading #IamCybersecUre: Threat Experts Summit

WAUA: WordPress WP-ADMIN Bruteforce Attack

“We Are Under Attack!!!” That is what the orcs will shout (in their very unique husky and grunty voice) when the enemies attack their orc base in Warcraft 3. That is also my topic of this post: “WAUA!!!” No I’m now screaming about the attack on my blog. I have this good mindset about threats… Continue reading WAUA: WordPress WP-ADMIN Bruteforce Attack

TrendLabs Security Intelligence Blog: RSA Conference 2014: The Way Forward

I recently attended an information security conference in San Francisco, CA, USA (hence some lull moments with the posting frequency for this blog late last month and early March). I was able to collect some insights and posted them in TrendLabs Security Intelligence Blog. TrendLabs posted it yesterday and so I am reposting it here… Continue reading TrendLabs Security Intelligence Blog: RSA Conference 2014: The Way Forward

On DOST-ICTO, PH Government Websites Security and PDAF Piggyback Conspiracy Theory

I stumbled upon some announcement via Official Gazette. It’s some sort of preso from DOST-ICTO discussing compromised government websites and the need for secure web hosting (see quoted text below). As much as possible I avoid writing about politics here at menardconnect.com. But just like with the RA 10175: Philippines Cybercrime Prevention Act, I will… Continue reading On DOST-ICTO, PH Government Websites Security and PDAF Piggyback Conspiracy Theory

Security Intelligence Blog: RSA Conference 2013: On Security Awareness, Hacking Back and Going Offensive Legally

As mentioned in my previous post, I recently attended a security conference in San Francisco. As a result of that trip I was able to collect some insights and posted an article for TrendLabs Security Intelligence Blog. I am reposting that article here at menardconnect.com: RSA Conference 2013: On Security Awareness, Hacking Back and Going… Continue reading Security Intelligence Blog: RSA Conference 2013: On Security Awareness, Hacking Back and Going Offensive Legally

Malware Blog – World of Warcraft Scams: Mist of Pandaria, Free Mounts and Phishing Galore

I’m always excited when I encounter some #security meets #gaming issue.  So I’m eagerly re-posting my blog article published in the TrendLabs Malware Blog entitled World of Warcraft Scams: Mist of Pandaria, Free Mounts and Phishing Galore. World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria is the fourth expansion for the massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) World of Warcraft.… Continue reading Malware Blog – World of Warcraft Scams: Mist of Pandaria, Free Mounts and Phishing Galore

Blizzard’s Battle.Net Password: NOT Case-sensitive

I was checking my twitter feed last week and I read from Mikko Hypponen (F-Secure) feed some interesting story about Blizzard and Diablo 3 password security. The link points to Battle.net forum discussion about Diablo 3 password being not case sensitive. It was a good read and I was intrigued by the reply of the… Continue reading Blizzard’s Battle.Net Password: NOT Case-sensitive