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February 15, 2019

Meet RedWolf at RSA Conference 2019

Sharjil Khan, Principal Consultant at Redwolf Security Inc will be giving a presentation ‘How to Design and Operate a DDOS Testing Program’ on March 6th between 1:30pm and 4:30pm.    This three-hour lab will deliver an effective approach to validate your defenses against all forms of DDoS including the ability to simulate attacks, measure your Read More

July 2, 2018

New Web Site Crawler Scenarios!

Many customers have requested that RedWolf add web site crawler capability to the platform. Crawlers are used to enumerate pages on web sites and scrape information.  Crawlers are designed to exhibit realistic usage patterns to avoid detection by WAF’s and DDoS devices. RedWolf is pleased to announce the new capability of automated Web Site Crawling scenarios Read More

February 15, 2018

RedWolf Test Target

Everyone knows it is difficult to get an environment ready for test. RedWolf’s Test Target VM’s are pre-configured test servers that can function as a ‘victim’ or ‘target’ of an attack and send real-time telemetry to your RedWolf control system. This lets you see both the ‘attacker’ and the ‘victim’ statistics side-by-side. The main benefits Read More

October 2, 2017

Self Serve Testing

Q: How is self-serve training delivered? A: Training is required (always included) for the self-serve portal. It needs to be refreshed every 6 months.   Q: What is the portal URL? A: https://auth.redwolfsecurity.com   The portal supports multi-factor authentication and can even be limited to logins from a single IP. So authentication is safe.   Read More

September 14, 2017

Managed Testing Explained

Q: How long does it take to schedule a test? ALWAYS AVAILABLE 24/7: Self Serve Tests SCHEDULING REDWOLF MANAGED TESTS: Immediately if resources available. Normal is two weeks.  If test design / recon / etc… is necessary two to three weeks is recommended. Try to get on a calendar as soon as possible. Weekends are Read More

August 15, 2017

RedWolf Technical Details

Q: Can a Virtual Machine be provided to be used as a target for the testing? YES. RedWolf offers a downloadable VMware virtual machine ‘agent’ that can be used in local networks (typically labs) to generate traffic. Even though these agents are local they are still controlled from the same ‘control.redwolfsecurity.com’ portal.   The amount Read More

July 30, 2017

DDoS Testing – Common Questions

Q: What are the benefits of DDoS testing? • Demonstrable capability • Improve Operational Performance • Optimize configuration • Extract full value of infrastructure and services • Manage 3rd party risk • Confirm technical controls • Confirm SLA’s • Keep up to date with emerging threats Q: How can DDoS testing be done safely? RedWolf Read More

June 2, 2017

Patches Available for Linux Sudo Vulnerability

A high-severity vulnerability in sudo has been patched in a number of Linux distributions; the flaw allows local attackers to elevate privileges to root. Read More

New Machine Learning Behind Early Phishing Detection in Gmail

Google announced today new security features in Gmail, including the news that it will enhance early phishing detection in Gmail through dedicated machine learning. Read More

Meet RedWolf at RSA Conference 2019

Sharjil Khan, Principal Consultant at Redwolf Security Inc will be giving a presentation ‘How to Design and Operate a DDOS Testing Program’ on March 6th between 1:30pm and 4:30pm.

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