Netcon Notes

Do it Your Way – Work from Home

Off late with changing situation and demands, our homes have turned into our new offices. Only when we are all set to work remotely, we hear the loud noises from every nook and corner of the house, our ears even record every decibel of noise from our neighbourhood…

Threat Intelligence

Logically speaking, the very nature of existing cyber security solutions is reactive. We look for some signs that show if any malicious attacks have bypassed or have the possibility to bypass the security systems. This includes your firewall that stops malicious behaviour based on…

Practical Approach to OT Security

Primarily, the knowledge and know-how of SCADA systems were limited to people with fancy degrees. The threat landscape mostly consisted of threats from internal employees or advanced persistent threats sponsored by nation states…

Creating a SiEM Platform

At Netcon, we constantly experiment with technologies that enhance our security service capabilities to our clients. One of our current experiments is building a Security Information and Event Management (SiEM) platform using Wazuh-ELK stack…

Your VPN is not as Secure as You Think

During the early stages of the pandemic, a client reached us asking about their VPN security. As security professionals, we always do our due diligence and shout “its not secure!!”. Is that what we say by default, as security professionals…

A Leap of Faith is the Need of the Hour

Retrospect, for the first time, the word “negative” gives a sense of respite and solace to the entire human race with a positive connotation. The world is shaken and has gone topsy-turvy with the outburst of Covid19. What was unheard of 6 months…