‘Zero trust’ can secure satellite communications against cyberattack

Hesam Seyed Mousavi, June 12, 2022 Behind the headline-grabbing kinetic war, Russia’s attack on Ukraine has put a new focus on the importance of cybersecurity and satellite communications. American satellite communications company Viasat probed an outage that impacted its coverage of Ukraine, and SpaceX deployed internet service and terminals to Ukraine, while simultaneously announcing that…

Cyberattacks on SATCOM Infrastructure: Part 1

Hesam Seyed Mousavi, June 12, 2022 Introduction This blog post introduces our most recent whitepaper detailing original research into two SATCOM terminals manufactured by Addvalue Technologies, Ltd.: the Wideye iSavi and Wideye SABRE Ranger 5000. Source: erproject blog.mousavi.fr We identified numerous serious security vulnerabilities in both devices, including broken or backdoored authentication mechanisms, rudimentary data…

SQL Server 2016 Always Encrypted Feature

Hesam Seyed Mousavi, March 30, 2016 Source: mssqltips blog.mousavi.fr   As SQL 2016 going to be launched, I’m taking an opportunity to talk about interesting feature SQL Server 2016 – “Always Encrypted” & some of you would be looking for years (honestly speaking I was for sure). Either its physical data security, logical data security…

SQL Server 2016 for Business Intelligence

Hesam Seyed Mousavi, December 31, 2015 Source: view2technet blog.mousavi.fr For eight consecutive years, Microsoft has been positioned as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms. And while each year has seen advances across our product line, this past year’s progress is truly unprecedented. We firmly believe Microsoft now offers…