Journey of Learning: File Uploads

Posted: May 27, 2021

Welcome to the third installment of my Journey of Learning.  This series is a look into my studying and preparation for the OSCP exam.  If you missed the previous story, you can catch up here.  The ContentOverload application I am building to explore some of the exam topics has some new ...

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Ready, Set, Secure Episode 28

Posted: May 21, 2021
Category: Podcast

Click Here to listen to the podcast! Up next in our Security Influencer Series we have Phillip Wylie, the author of “The Pen Tester Blueprint”. Michael and Hutch chat with Phillip about his origin story and how anyone, even professional wrestlers, can get into ...

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Security Assessment 101: Planning a Successful Security Assessment

Posted: May 13, 2021

It’s important to evaluate your security posture and identify areas that need improvement, but a successful security assessment does not happen on accident. Have you ever wondered what goes into planning a security assessment? There is no “one-size-fits-all” security assessment strategy. ...

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Ready, Set, Secure Episode 27

Posted: May 6, 2021
Category: Podcast

Click here to listen to the latest episode! This week on the Podcast, Michael and Hutch sit down with Principal Security Consultant Jimmy Mejia to discuss his upcoming blog series on penetration testing techniques and methodologies. Listen in as the trio discusses why there is still confusion ...

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Journey of Learning: Server-Side Template Injection

Posted: April 30, 2021

Welcome to my journey of learning.  This series is about my preparation for the OSCP exam.  More specifically this series is about how I use the things I am learning for my CTF hobby in my role on the Data Analytics team here at Set Solutions.  If you would like to know more about how this got ...

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Ready, Set, Secure Episode 26

Posted: April 29, 2021
Category: Podcast

Click Here to listen to the latest episode! There’s an easier way to build Splunk dashboards, and Service Delivery Manager Chuck Brown is here to help! This week on the podcast Michael and Hutch walk through Chucks latest demo and learn how the new cPanel feature can help optimize your ...

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One Does Not Simply Hack APIs… Actually, One Probably Does Part 2

Posted: April 20, 2021

If you were searching for epic Lord of the Rings materials and came across this blog post, make sure you read the first installment before continuing on your journey. Repeating the Geek Alert Like I said in the first installment of this two-part series, be warned that this post contains ...

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Ready, Set, Secure Episode 25

Posted: April 20, 2021
Category: Podcast

Click Here to listen to the latest episode! Up next in our Cybersecurity Influencer series we have the Co-Founder of the Security BSides Conference, Co-Host of the Security Voices podcast, and Tenable Community Advocate Jack Daniel! This week Michael and Hutch chat with Jack about how BSides came ...

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Best Practices and Effective Vulnerability Management Strategy

Posted: April 1, 2021

Vulnerabilities are a fact of life. It’s an imperfect world. There is simply no way to avoid them. Fortunately, vulnerabilities can be detected, and resolved or mitigated to remove or limit the risk they present. The goal is not to try and achieve a world with zero vulnerabilities—the goal is ...

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Identity is Not the New Perimeter!

Posted: March 26, 2021
Category: IAM

A few years ago, we all were bombarded by marketing campaigns from identity management (IDM) software vendors stating that the “Identity is the new Perimeter.” While that sounds good and sells well to CISOs and CIOs, it is a little simplistic and misleading. I believe that identity is just a ...

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