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Small Cybersecurity Business, Sealing Technologies, Inc., Urges Community Organizations to Donate

May 28, 2020

COLUMBIA, Md., May 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Sealing Technologies, Inc. (SealingTech) urges local Howard County organizations to donate and provide relief to the most vulnerable residents of the Howard County community. Your browser does not support the video tag. Director of the HoCo Food Bank, Paul McElderry, states that a significant increase of locals in…

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2020 MD Cyber Awards Finalists

August 31, 2020

2020 MD Cyber Awards Finalists SealingTech Selected for “Innovator of the Year” Award The Sealing Technologies, Inc. (SealingTech) team has been recognized for their outstanding efforts in providing innovative, defensive cyber solutions and have been selected as finalists under the “Innovator of the Year” category for the 2020 MD Cyber Awards! The Cybersecurity Association of…

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Virtual DEFCON28 – SealingTech Engineers Win 2nd Place At Virtual DEFCON28

August 13, 2020

Demonstrating their skills and expertise, some of the most valuable and skilled members of SealingTech’s engineering team participated in talks and CTF’s (Capture-the-Flags) as they represented the company and did an outstanding job at this year’s DEFCON28. The long running underground hacker conference is held annually in Las Vegas, Nevada, and has become one of…

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Scenario-Based Training:  Creating a Hands-On Course for Network & Security Operators 

November 21, 2019

Over the past year and a half, we have created content and held training events for Network and Security Operators.  We call our events “Scenario-Based Training” because we provide the participants with situations related to a security or network incident. We have found that feedback for this type of training tends to be much more positive than vendor/product specific training because participants are able to use all the…

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Understanding PCI DSS and the Importance of Compliance

August 21, 2019

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) was originally established in 2004 as a standardization of security practices for any organization that handles or uses payment collection via credit cards. This standardization is required by all major credit card carriers and is regulated by the Payment Card Security Standards Council (PCI SSC). This…

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Defensive Cyber Operations: Ground Zeroes

August 10, 2019

In an era plagued by thieves, criminals, and script kiddies, the need for securing information has increased exponentially. The market is teeming with products that are advertised to adequately secure your systems, data stores, sensitive information, etc. independently or in tandem with a bevy of other products. In the modern business world, global, interconnected networks…

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CMMI SVC Level 3 Appraisal

April 8, 2019

SealingTech recently went through a CMMI Level 3 appraisal for Services. If you’ve never heard of CMMI, it stands for Capability Maturity Model Integration and Level 3 is one of five “Maturity Levels” in the CMMI model, known as the “Defined” level. Essentially, all of our company processes and procedures were reviewed for each of…

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Cloud Security (Part 1): Passive Security Monitoring in RackSpace

March 9, 2019

This is Part 1 of our “Cloud Security” series, with a goal of setting up a simple passive security monitoring capability in the cloud. Future posts will show how to enable out-of-band management, as well as setting up the monitoring services themselves. Enjoy!

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SANS 2018 Holiday Hack Challenge

February 21, 2019

Here at SealingTech we are proud to have a team of engineers who are constantly challenging themselves and each other at work and in their free time! You may recall several other challenges we have blogged about such as Kevin’s work on the IXIA Breaking Point Network Profiles challenge, or Scott and Tony’s solutions for the Cloudshark Halloween PCAP…

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Trick or Treat: Halloween PCAP Challenge from Cloudshark

November 14, 2018

TL;DR During Halloween, a company called Cloudshark released a Packet Capture challenge that involved finding hidden “pumpkins” that were hidden in packets. Two SealingTech employees, Tony Efantis and Scott Lohin, participated in the challenge and found all five pumpkins. This challenge was a lot of fun, and we thank Cloudshark for creating it for the…

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1:29 pm · May 11, 2021 · Twitter
RT @Cision: 💭 Cybersecurity is becoming a huge story theme that's crossing over from tech publishing, into mainstream publishing. 💡 Mainl…

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