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Critical Security Alert: Fortinet PSIRT Announces Vulnerabilities in FortiSIEM, FortiProxy, FortiOS, FortiClientEMS, and FortiManager

  Fortinet’s PSIRT (Product Security Incident Response Team) has released their vulnerability findings for February 2024. Multiple command injection vulnerabilities in FortiSIEM supervisor. Why Should You Be Concerned? Quality hardware and software vendors (like Fortinet) do their best to monitor and quickly remediate any vulnerabilities found in their products. Without patching those vulnerabilities, you leave […]

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Microsoft-Managed Conditional Access Policies

Microsoft has auto rolled out a set of “Microsoft-Managed” Conditional Access policies in the Azure Entra tenants (Entra ID Premium 1 and Premium 2 tenants.) to secure them by default. Azure Administrators are required to review the rolled out Conditional Access policies and take necessary action before these policies take effect in the tenant. Enabling […]

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Implement DMARC to Meet Gmail and Yahoo Email Validation Requirements

Starting February 2024, the world’s largest mailbox providers Gmail and Yahoo will no longer accept emails from the Organizations that don’t have certain email security features such as SPF, DKIM and DMARC for their outgoing external emails. If an organization has not implemented SPF, DKIM and DMARC and sends emails in bulk (Ex: Marketing emails) […]

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Daylight Saving Time and VDI: Preparing for Potential Disruptions on November 5th

The upcoming Daylight Saving Time adjustment on Sunday November 5th at 2:00 AM (EST) can cause synchronization and operational issues in VDI environments. Machines, especially those using Citrix and VMware services, may experience time discrepancies leading to registration issues, session disconnects, and policy failures. To mitigate potential disruptions, it’s essential to update the base image of your non-persistent […]

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Helient Systems Appoints Kenon Bliss as Azure Practice Lead to Strengthen Microsoft Cloud Adoption Solutions

Helient Systems LLC, a leading provider of information technology and the go-to partner for Microsoft Cloud adoption solutions for law firms and legal departments, is delighted to announce the appointment of Kenon Bliss as the new Azure Practice Lead. Mr. Bliss, a retired Navy veteran, brings a wealth of extensive and diverse technology experience to […]

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Security Alert! Critical RCE Flaw in Fortigate SSL-VPN Devices Puts Corporate Networks at Risk

Fortinet has recently discovered a critical security vulnerability in Fortigate SSL-VPN devices, a widely utilized application that enables VPN access to corporate networks. This vulnerability poses a significant threat, as it allows for remote code execution without requiring any authentication. Vulnerability Details: The identified vulnerability, designated as CVE-2023-27997, affects all versions of FortiOS. Exploiting this […]

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Limited Support Extension for IDOL Indexers will end soon: Seamless Transition with Helient Systems

As your trusted partner in iManage support and services, we have an announcement that can significantly impact your iManage journey. The limited support extension for iManage Work Indexer powered by IDOL and iManage Records Manager (IRM) Indexer for IDOL will end soon! Limited Support Extension: iManage has extended limited support for iManage Work Indexer powered […]

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Helient Systems Welcomes David A. Prekel as Practice Lead, Document Management

Helient Systems LLC, a leading provider of information technology and the go-to partner for Microsoft Cloud adoption solutions for law firms and legal departments, is delighted to announce the appointment of David A. Prekel as Practice Lead, Document Management. With over 20 years of legal consulting experience, Mr. Prekel brings extensive expertise in content and […]

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Helient Systems Appoints Feryal Faramarzi as Manager of Marketing to Strengthen Market Presence

Helient Systems LLC, the go-to partner for Microsoft Cloud adoption in legal technology, has recently announced the appointment of Feryal Faramarzi as its new Manager of Marketing. Bringing a wealth of experience in communications and brand development, Faramarzi will lead the company’s marketing efforts to establish its brand presence within the legal technology industry and […]

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Upcoming Mandatory Changes for Microsoft Authenticator App

By Gregory Hall Senior Cloud Architect Systems Engineering Administrators can now prevent accidental Multifactor Authentication (MFA) approvals in Microsoft Authenticator with number matching, location context, and application context. The uptick in MFA fatigue attacks has resulted in the need for organizations to review, adopt, and enforce security best practices. In the process of protecting Azure […]

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