VISTA InfoSec

New York, NY, USA
2004
  |  By Narendra Sahoo
On June 17, 2024, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (DPH) disclosed a data breach impacting more than 200,000 clients, employees, and other individuals. The stolen data includes personal, medical and financial information. The DPH said the incident took place between February 19-20, 2024, was caused by a gang of cyber criminals who gained access to the log-in credentials of email accounts of 53 employees through a phishing email.
  |  By Ronak Patel
Data is the driving force behind businesses in this digital age. From customer information and financial records to trade secrets and proprietary research, these digital assets are invaluable. As cyber threats evolve, safeguarding your organization’s data has become an utmost priority. Whether you’re a small business owner, a corporate leader, or an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) specialist, the consequences of a data breach are severe and far-reaching.
  |  By Narendra Sahoo
In an age where cyber-attacks are a constant threat, the importance of cybersecurity has gained importance for individuals and organizations alike to secure their digital assets and protect sensitive information as hackers use increasingly advanced methods to get through security measures to steal private information.
  |  By Ronak Patel
As flexible working arrangements become increasingly common across every industry, companies need secure, dependable ways to grant remote employees online access to company data, services, and applications. Productivity in today’s highly digital business environment depends upon employees being able to access the systems and information they need for work when needed, from any location.
  |  By Ronak Patel
If your company has ever worked with businesses in European Union countries, you probably had to follow the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This rule, which started on May 25, 2018, gives customers more control over their data and makes data collection and use more transparent. A big part of the GDPR is protecting people’s privacy and data from unauthorized access. To do this, companies need a strong password policy.
  |  By Narendra Sahoo
Сyberattacks and the threats they pose are becoming more complex every day. Therefore, no user, including Mac users, is immune to viruses, malware, and cyberаttacks. For a long time, Mac computers were thought to be less vulnеrable to such threats than Windows ones. But that does nоt mean they do nоt need reliable protection. After all, as mentioned above, nothing stands still and threats are also improving.
  |  By Narendra Sahoo
Thanks to digital innovations, we can easily connect online, but they also leave us increasingly vulnerable and exposed.68% of consumers are concerned about the volume of data businesses collect about them, with 40% expressing a lack of trust in companies’ ethical handling of data. Therefore, it’s no surprise that data privacy regulations are constantly improving.
  |  By Narendra Sahoo
In an era where digital transactions reign supreme, ensuring the security of payment card data is paramount for businesses. This is where the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) comes into play, serving as a crucial framework for safeguarding sensitive information and protecting both businesses and consumers from the ever-present threat of cybercrime. While it is generally associated with large businesses, it is equally important for smaller ones as well.
  |  By Narendra Sahoo
In many cases, cutting something off is necessary to avoid bigger damage. This is the idea behind controlled infrastructure removal, the elimination of some parts of your cloud infrastructure to contain an attack or remove a potential attack surface. It is an important part of infrastructure-as-code (IaC) management and something organizations need to be familiar with as they secure their cloud environments and the apps they develop.
  |  By Narendra Sahoo
According to the Identity Theft Resource Center’s (ITRC) 2023 Business Impact Report, 73% of small business owners in the US reported a cyber-attack within the previous year, underlining the growing popularity of small businesses as a target among malicious actors. Given this recent wave of cyberattacks, all small businesses must do their part to secure their Point of Sale (POS) systems from unauthorized parties.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
In this video we will learn about one of the most prevalent database threats today, SQL Injection attack which is a common method used by hackers to exploit vulnerabilities in web applications that interact with databases. Join us as we explore the inner workings of this malicious technique and understand how SQLMAP Tool, a powerful open-source penetration testing tool can be used to protect your data. With step-by-step examples and demonstrations, we will show how to install SQLMAP and take countermeasures.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
In a significant achievement for the Indian telecommunications industry, Vodafone Idea (Vi) has become the first Indian company to secure the SOC 2 Type 2 attestation. This significant milestone not only underscores its unwavering commitment to data security but also cements its position as an industry leader in fostering trust and transparency. The attestation was conducted by VISTA InfoSec, a global Information Security Consulting firm with offices based in the US, UK, Singapore, and India specializing in GDPR, PCI DSS, HIPAA, ISO 27001, and other types of security compliance standards.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
Identification and authentication policies are very important in safeguarding digital assets, protecting privacy, ensuring regulatory compliance, fostering trust, and mitigating risks in today's interconnected and data-driven environments. But some organizations are lax in implementing these policies creating security risks for them and the data of the people stored there. Today we will learn about the various ways in which cybercriminals steal dat and how organizations can prevent it.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
Welcome to our latest webinar recording on “Preparing for PCI SSF Assessments and Audits Tips and Strategies”, presented by VISTA InfoSec. This webinar provides an in-depth understanding of the Payment Card Industry Software Security Framework(PCI SSF) assessment and how to conduct audits and address the unique security challenges associated with software development and maintenance in the payment card industry.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
Outdated software components are a hacker's best friend. Learn about the dangers of A06:2021 (formerly known as "Using Components with Known Vulnerabilities") in the OWASP Top 10. This threat just climbed the ranks – let's get you up to speed! In this video, we'll tackle.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
Welcome to our latest webinar recording on “HIPAA Risk Assessment: Turn Threats into Opportunities for Stronger Compliance”, presented by VISTA InfoSec. This webinar provides an in-depth understanding of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the crucial role of a #hipaa Risk Assessment in ensuring HIPAA compliance. It aims to help organizations identify potential risks and transform them into opportunities for stronger compliance.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
🔒 Unlocking Secure Software: Understanding Security Misconfiguration 🔒 In this OWASP Top 10 video, we delve into the critical topic of Security Misconfiguration (A05). 🛡️ Security Misconfiguration poses a significant risk in the OWASP Top 10. It occurs when applications or systems are configured with errors, leaving them vulnerable to exploitation by malicious actors. Whether it’s unchanged default settings or outdated software, these misconfigurations can have dire consequences.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
Welcome to our ongoing series on the OWASP Top 10, focusing on A04:2021 - Insecure Design. In this episode, we delve into the world of insecure design, a critical aspect of application security. You’ll learn what constitutes an insecure design and how attackers can exploit these weaknesses. We’ll walk you through real-world examples of insecure design, helping you understand its impact and the potential risks involved.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
Join us for an insightful webinar hosted by VISTA InfoSec, featuring our esteemed panelist, Nitin Bhatnagar, a certified member of the PCI SSC. This webinar is designed to prepare you for the upcoming retirement of PCI DSS v3.2.1 and the introduction of PCI DSS v4.0. PCI DSS safeguards credit card data. With v3.2.1 retiring and v4.0 launching, businesses must grasp these changes and ready themselves for the shift.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
In this video, we'll delve into the world of cryptography and explore the ever-evolving landscape of cryptographic failures. We'll start by examining the shift in the OWASP Top 10 from "Sensitive Data Exposure" (A03:2017) to "Cryptographic Failures" (A02:2021), highlighting the growing importance of proper cryptographic implementation in securing sensitive data.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
Virtualization is a technology that has greatly benefited businesses around the globe. The technology has a significant impact on the modern IT landscape and today plays a key role in the development and delivery of cloud computing solutions. However, the adoption of this advanced technology has major security implications on businesses today. The adoption of Virtualization has opened doors to a broad range of challenges for businesses in the industry. Especially, for organizations that are PCI regulated and required to comply with PCI DSS Standards, the challenges in this area only seem to grow.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a global data privacy law established and enforced in the EU. It is a comprehensive law developed to protect and uphold the rights of EU Citizens. Organizations dealing with the personal data of citizens of the EU are required to comply with the requirements of GDPR. This brings in more transparency in the processing and securing of personal data while also ensuring citizens have control over their personal data.
  |  By VISTA InfoSec
Information Security Management System is an international standard designed to manage the security of sensitive information. At the core, ISMS is about managing the people, processes, and technology through a risk management program. While there are many standards under the ISO27000 family, the ISO27001 Standard is the most popular and widely accepted standard in the industry.

VISTA InfoSec is a global Information Security Consulting firm, based in the US, UK, Singapore & India. Our Cyber Security Consulting solution is a blend of Compliance & Regulatory Consulting Services comprising of IT Audits, Risk & Security Management solutions, and Training Programs. We have been working with top multinational companies across the globe to address their Compliance, Regulatory, and Information Security challenges of their industry.

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  • Global Reach (USA, UK, Singapore, India, Middle East, Australia, South Africa)
  • Vendor Neutral Company – No Hardware or Software sales
  • An in-house team of Qualified Auditors & Industry expert Consultants
  • No Outsourcing Policy
  • Strict Timelines with a well-defined Project Plan and SLA
  • Hosted DMS and Project Management Solutions at no extra cost

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