|New type of attack siphons money from ATMs. Financial institutions are implementing countermeasures||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/novy-typ-utoku-vysava-bankomaty-financni-ustavy-zavadeji-protiopatreni.aspx||New type of attack siphons money from ATMs. Financial institutions are implementing countermeasures||Financial institutions operating Diebold Nixdorf ATMs are facing new types of attacks. Tests conducted by AEC experts show that existing devices with an out-of-date system are unable to withstand an attack.|
|AEC merger and new company identification number||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/nove-sidlo-spolecnosti.aspx||AEC merger and new company identification number||Let us inform you that as of June 25, 2020, the merger of AEC a.s., as the merging company, with AEC Group a.s., as the successor company, took place. On the same date, AEC Group a.s. changed its name to AEC a.s.
|AEC knows how to find and fix security bugs in applications under development. With support of Checkmarx from Israel||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/aec-knows-how-to-find-and-fix-security-bugs-in-applications-under-development-with-support-of-checkmarx-from-israel.aspx||AEC knows how to find and fix security bugs in applications under development. With support of Checkmarx from Israel||Online communication between enterprises and their customers by way of various computer, web or mobile applications has become an absolute standard nowadays. However, the effort to build one's own applications as a means to keep up with rapid progress, brings along several considerable risks.|
|AEC experts eliminate hackers with EDR technology surpassing traditional antiviruses||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/aec-experts-eliminate-hackers-with-edr-technology-surpassing-traditional-antiviruses.aspx||AEC experts eliminate hackers with EDR technology surpassing traditional antiviruses||To defeat hackers, AEC is successfully using a sophisticated solution, efficiency of which significantly exceeds the capabilities of traditional antivirus programmes. Leading cyber security provider’s specialists have repeatedly deployed EDR technology during responses to recent attacks in financial institutions and medical facilities.|
|By Opening a Picture in MMS, You May Give Access to Your Phone Data to an Attacker||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/by-opening-a-picture-in-mms-you-may-give-acess-to-your-phone-data-to-a-attacker.aspx||By Opening a Picture in MMS, You May Give Access to Your Phone Data to an Attacker||We have written several times already about the Android OS vulnerabilities that were found within the Google Zero project. And now, another serious vulnerability has been identified, which not only allows attackers to access SMS text messages, contacts, phone data, it can even give them complete control over a mobile device.|
|Free Codebashing Service||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/45-Free-Days-Codebashing-Service.aspx||Free Codebashing Service||Get 45 free days access to Codebashing – Checkmarx’ AppSec awareness solution.|
|Employee Without IT Security Awareness Can Unleash Hell on the Company||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/employee-without-it-security-awareness-can-unleash-hell-on-the-company.aspx||Employee Without IT Security Awareness Can Unleash Hell on the Company||Carelessness, slackness and poor knowledge demonstrated by employees are the most common causes of data leaks from company systems. Human factor is responsible for nine out of ten cases of all security incidents in cyberspace.|
|Teach your employees how to work safely from home, we will give you a free course||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/teach-your-employees-how-to-work-safely-from-home-we-will-give-you-a-free-course.aspx||Teach your employees how to work safely from home, we will give you a free course||While working from home employees access company data remotely using private or corporate devices. Apart from working in quarantine, they are also searching for various forms of distraction on the Internet. |
|Security, the conference on cybersecurity, is changing its date||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/security-the-conference-on-cybersecurity-is-changing-its-date.aspx||Security, the conference on cybersecurity, is changing its date||The reason behind is the organizers' effort to minimize the current risks associated with the spread of coronavirus infection and their aim to maintain the unique character of this event|
|Vulnerability in Cisco Discovery Protocol||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/vulnerability-in-cisco-discovery-protocol.aspx||Vulnerability in Cisco Discovery Protocol||Dangerous vulnerability found in Cisco Discovery Protocol. Obtain your recommendations for corrective action.|
|End of Support for the TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 Protocols||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/end-of-support-for-the-TLS-1.0-and-1.1-protocols.aspx||End of Support for the TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 Protocols||For quite some time now, we have been seeing gradual withdrawal from TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1. in the first quarter of 2020. |
|We are testing the resistance of corporate systems to cyber-attacks in real life||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/we-are-testing-the-resistance-of-corporate-systems-to-cyber-attacks-in-real-life.aspx||We are testing the resistance of corporate systems to cyber-attacks in real life||We offers a service providing the testing of how the companies are resistant to ransomware attacks. This is the leading cyber security provider’s response to the growing interest of the local businessmen and institutions in protection of their systems.|
|Czech financial institutions were facing cyberattacks. Fatal damage was prevented by CDC experts||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/czech-financial-institutions-were-facing-cyberattacks-fatal-damage-was-prevented-by-cdc-experts.aspx||Czech financial institutions were facing cyberattacks. Fatal damage was prevented by CDC experts||AEC Cyber Defense Center successfully eliminated phishing attacks on Czech financial institutions lead by hacking groups Cobalt Group and TA505. |
|Test your company’s immunity against ransomware attack||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/test-yor-companys-immunity-against-ransomware-attack.aspx||Test your company’s immunity against ransomware attack||Massive ransomware attacks targeting businesses are happening all around the world.
On average, every Czech company faces 640 attacks per week!
Avoid becoming one of the victims and minimize the risks!
|KKCG Launches Aricoma – Biggest Czech ICT Holding||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/kkcg-launches-aricoma-biggest-czech-ict-holding.aspx||KKCG Launches Aricoma – Biggest Czech ICT Holding||We are part of it!|
|AEC receives Cyber Security Award||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/aec-receives-cyber-security-award.aspx||AEC receives Cyber Security Award||AEC has received the Cyber Security Award 2019 in the categories of Most Innovative Cyber Security Providers and Ethical Hacking Specialists of the Year.|
|WhatsApp vulnerability||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/WhatsApp-vulnerability.aspx||WhatsApp vulnerability||At the beginning of last week, a vulnerability in WhatsApp was publicly revealed which gave attackers a possibility to run malicious code on mobile devices that could allow leak of sensitive data..|
|We have once again renewed the ISMS certification!||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/we-have-once-again-renewed-the-ISMS-certification.aspx||We have once again renewed the ISMS certification!||We are happy to inform you that we have successfully defended our ISMS certification for yet another year. It is both an advert and obligation for us.|
|The AEC Security Conference offered an unprecedented range of topics this year||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/the-aec-security-conference-offered-an-unprecedented-range-of-topics-this-year.aspx||The AEC Security Conference offered an unprecedented range of topics this year||Our 27th SECURITY conference is behind us. This year we broke the record for conference participation in the modern history of the event. At the same time, we are pleased that the lecture by our colleague Lukáš Antal was judged to be best presentation.|
|KKCG buys into AEC ||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/kkcg-buys-into-aec.aspx||KKCG buys into AEC ||Executives from the KKCG investment group and the owners of the Cleverlance Group signed an agreement today under which KKCG will buy majority stakes in AEC and Cleverlance Enterprise Solutions. |
|AEC Is Now a 3 Star Check Point Partner||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/aec-is-now-a-3-star-check-point-partner.aspx||AEC Is Now a 3 Star Check Point Partner||AEC has deepened its long-term partnership with the Check Point company and has achieved the Certified Collaborative Support Provider status. In addition, AEC advanced to the 3-Star level partner within the Stars Program, which is the Check Point global partnership program.|
|AEC regained the Quality Management System Certificate||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/aec-regained-the-quality-management-system-certificate.aspx||AEC regained the Quality Management System Certificate||The AEC a.s. company successfully defended the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System certificate. The final report released by the Lloyds Register certification authority shows that the quality management system established in the company is an effective tool for for managing our company.|
|Our colleagues have won a forensic analysis competition||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/our-colleagues-have-won-a-forensic-analysis-competition.aspx||Our colleagues have won a forensic analysis competition||We won the competition organized by RSA and Arrow!|
|AEC obtained McAfee DLP Service Delivery Provider certification||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/aec-obtained-mcafee-dlp-service-delivery-provider-certification.aspx||AEC obtained McAfee DLP Service Delivery Provider certification||We are proud to announce that we have become a Service Delivery Provider for implementation and deployment of McAfee DLP for the Czech and Slovak Republics. All users of McAfee products can now turn to our local support in their native language.|
|AEC regained the Information Security Management System Certificate.||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/aec-regained-the-information-security-management-system-certificate.aspx||AEC regained the Information Security Management System Certificate.||The AEC company successfully defended its compliance with the requirements defined by the ISO/IEC 27001:2014 standard, both for the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Thus, the company can continue to demonstrate the certified information security management system (ISMS).|
|Success at the Security 2018 conference was mainly registered by case studies and foreign speakers||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/success-at-the-Security-2018-conference-was-mainly-registered-by-case-studies-and-foreign-speakers.aspx||Success at the Security 2018 conference was mainly registered by case studies and foreign speakers||The 26th SECURITY conference is over. The poll questionnaire survey showed that Tomas Rosa from Reiffeisenbank, Tobias Schrödl and Jan Tomisek from Rowan Legal got the biggest response.|
|Our Prague office has moved to a new address.||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/the-new-address-of-the-prague-office.aspx||Our Prague office has moved to a new address.||We would like to announce that on the 5th of February 2018 we moved into our new office space at Olbrachtova 9, Praha 4.
|AEC statement on Meltdown & Spectre vulnerabilities.||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/aec-statement-on-meltdown-and-spectre-vulnerabilities.aspx||AEC statement on Meltdown & Spectre vulnerabilities.||During the last few weeks, the internet news and papers are being filled with information about the Meltdown and Spectre security defect. These two are hardware vulnerabilities, which, once again after some time, affect the general public all over the world.|
|AEC statement on the KRACKs vulnerability||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/aec-statement-on-the-kracks-vulnerability.aspx||AEC statement on the KRACKs vulnerability||Our company's statement to the KRACKs vulnerability.|
|AEC is professional guarantor of the Secondary School Competition of the Czech Republic in cyber security.||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/aec-is-professional-guarantor-of-the-secondary-school-competition-of-the-czech-republic-in-cyber-security.aspx||AEC is professional guarantor of the Secondary School Competition of the Czech Republic in cyber security.||AEC has become a partner of the first year of nationwide cyber security competition for high school students.|
|Springtide Ventures and Rockaway invest into the Czech Startup ThreatMark.||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/springtide-ventures-and-rockaway-invest-into-the-czech-startup-threatmark.aspx||Springtide Ventures and Rockaway invest into the Czech Startup ThreatMark.||ThreatMark s.r.o., a company that has developed a solution for mobile and web-based applications that provides effective protection against fraud and cyberattacks, has attracted two leading domestic investors. |
|AEC helps in the battle against cyber bullying in schools.||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/aec-helps-in-the-battle-against-cyber-bullying-in-schools.aspx||AEC helps in the battle against cyber bullying in schools.||Marian Němec, IT Security Consultant AEC, addressed the third year of the Safe School Conference, which took place on 25th May 2017 in the premises of the National Technical Library in Prague.|
|Jubilee 25th Anniversary of the SECURITY Conference||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/jubilee-25th-anniversary-of-the-security-conference.aspx||Jubilee 25th Anniversary of the SECURITY Conference||The Security 2017 conference broke the visitors records again. Hot topics GDPR, Internet of Things and Ethical Hacking attracted 650 attendees.|
|TrustPort Threat Intelligence changes to GreyCortex Mendel ||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/trustport-threat-intelligence-changes-to-greycortex-mendel.aspx||TrustPort Threat Intelligence changes to GreyCortex Mendel ||The company GreyCortex was founded by the product team that, until recently, was developing product Threat Intelligence for TrustPort company.|
|We celebrated the 25th anniversary of our company!||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/we-celebrated-the-25th-anniversary-of-our-company.aspx||We celebrated the 25th anniversary of our company!||Yes, it has already been a quarter of a century that we have been taking care of information security for our customers. From a local provider of antivirus protection (on floppy discs), we have grown into well-known international experts on information security.|
|The conference SECURITY 2016 exceeded its limit of 500 participants.||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/the-conference-security-2016-exceeded-its-limit-of-500-participants.aspx||The conference SECURITY 2016 exceeded its limit of 500 participants.||In its twenty-fourth year, the conference SECURITY attracted a record number of Czech and Slovak security specialists and managers to the Clarion Congress Hotel in Prague. The event confirmed its leading position among Czech security conferences.|
|Creation of ThreatMark Ltd.||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/vznik-threatmark-sro.aspx||Creation of ThreatMark Ltd.||We would like to announce the establishment of a new company, ThreatMark Ltd. The creation of the company was the logical outcome of their own product development of the anti-fraud system (AFS).|
|Free DLP to protect Exchange||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/free-dlp-to-protect-exchange.aspx||Free DLP to protect Exchange||For very limited time we offer unique event. AEC as a platinum partner of Kaspersky Lab offers this super sale as the only reseller in the Czech Republic!|
|The transformation of AEC legal form||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/the-transformation-of-aec-legal-form.aspx||The transformation of AEC legal form||Upozorňujeme všechny naše partnery a zákazníky na změnu právní formy naší společnosti. Od 1. července 2015 se AEC, spol. s r.o. mění na AEC a.s.
We would like toinform all our partners and customers that our comapny has changed the legal form. AEC, spol. s.r.o. changes to the AEC a.s. from 1 July 2015.|
|The conference "SECURITY 2015" was attended by more than 400 participants.||https://www.aec.sk/en/news/Pages/the-conference-security-2015-was-attended-by-more-than-400-participants.aspx||The conference "SECURITY 2015" was attended by more than 400 participants.||23rd Annual Security Conference is over. We changed the venue and strengthen a networking area. We aim to organize a unique conference with high asset to all visitors.|