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How to Protect Against Software Supply Chain Attacks

October 04, 2018 by Taeil Goh
What protections do you have in place to ensure that your software builds are virus-free before releasing to the public? With software supply chain attacks on the rise, it is more important than ever to ensure that your software build is...

Defending Against SettingContent-MS being used in MS Office and PDF Files

July 31, 2018 by Taeil Goh
Summary SettingContent-ms is an XML file that allows users to create a shortcut to Windows 10 setting pages. Recently a serious vulnerability was published by Matt Nelson, a researcher at SpecterOps. Only a week after his report, it...

Singapore Hack – How Did it Happen and Could it Have Been Prevented?

July 20, 2018 by Taeil Goh
The Singapore government today reported that hackers have stolen personal data belonging to some 1.5 million people, calling it "the most serious breach of personal data" the country had experienced. The attackers broke into the government...

Fighting Attacks Using CAD application files

July 09, 2018 by Taeil Goh
OPSWAT Data Sanitization (Content Disarm and Reconstruction) focuses on the application file (e.g., Microsoft Office document) to keep it from being used as a delivery method for unknown threats (e.g., zero-day threats). We categorize...

INCA and OPSWAT Join Forces to Protect Customers from Malware

March 23, 2018
OPSWAT CTO Taeil Goh joined INCA Internet Corporation (Korean: 잉카인터넷) recently at the launch event for INCA’s new TACHYON line of cyber security products. Taeil presented an overview of OPSWAT data sanitization...

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