News & Events

  • 04.24.2024
    Cybersecurity Funding: Q1 Close and Future Projections

    In the first quarter of 2024, the cybersecurity sector witnessed a complex interplay of investment dynamics, marked by both a notable contraction in total funding volume and promising signals of recovery in certain investment rounds. This period is especially critical as it reflects broader economic sentiments and strategic shifts within the venture capital landscape that directly impact tec...

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  • 11.21.2023
    Cloud Software Group NetScaler Vulnerability

    New York, 11/21/2023 Generic Network Systems (GNS), a leading provider of comprehensive IT solutions, would like to assure our clientele that notifications sent on behalf of Cloud Software Group regarding a Security Bulletin to address a critical severity vulnerability (CVE-2023-4966) impacting NetScaler ADC and NetScaler Gateway have been addressed and resolved. In doing do, GNS has effectively...

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  • 07.21.2023
    Generic Network Systems (GNS) announces support of HIPPA Business Associate Compliance for Managed and Hosting Services, reinforcing our commitment to security and privacy.

    New York, 07/21/2023 Generic Network Systems (GNS), a leading provider of comprehensive IT solutions, is pleased to announce that its managed and hosting services can successfully be applied to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) for Covered Entities. This significant milestone demonstrates GNS's unwavering dedication to ensuring the highest level of security and privacy...

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  • 03.03.2023
    Recommendations for LastPass Users

    As many may be aware, the password management provider LastPass has reported that they incurred two security breaches last year when threat actor's obtained access to a staff member's personal system. This ultimately provided the threat actor's with access to public cloud storage sites containing encryption keys to customer backup data. While GNS neither makes use of, or supports the LastPass a...

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  • 06.23.2022
    Cybersecurity Preventative Measures

    New York, 06/23/2022 The cybersecurity landscape continues to be littered with threat actors attempting to carry out security breaches or cause other harm that can either affect an organization's infrastructure and operations directly, or indirectly should one of their various service providers fall victim to these malicious acts. GNS is acutely aware of such activities and remains vigilant in monitori...

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  • 06.08.2022
    GNS Introduces FileXfer

    New York, 06/08/2022 GNS has developed a new file transfer tool that can be leveraged by our clientele to securely transmit or receive information for both internal operations and externally with key enterprise partners in order to ensure critical business data is always available. This file management system incorporates enhanced security and extensive customization of workflow capabilities. Click here...

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  • 02.25.2022
    Security in the Time of Russia and Ukraine Conflict

    New York, 02/25/2022 For immediate release. The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has recently issued advice to businesses and other entities on how to prepare for, and respond to, Russian threat actors should an attempt be made to breach their defenses. They have noted in their 'Shields Up' posting that all U.S. organizations are potentially at risk. While ther...

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  • 12.17.2021
    Further updates to Apache Log4j2 issues

    New York, 12/17/2021 The Apache foundation has released additional notifications under CVE-2021-45105 about further issues with the Apache Log4j2 logging tool. This new notification indicates that the the facility does not always protect from infinite recursion in lookup evaluation. Apache has already released Log4j 2.17.0 to address the issue, and this remediation will be applied in accordan...

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  • 12.13.2021
    Log4j Zero-day Vulnerability CVE-2021-44228

    New York, 12/13/2021 For immediate release. GNS received notification on December 10th from the Apache Software Foundation regarding an emergency update for a critical zero-day vulnerability CVE-2021-44228, which is in relation to the widely used opensource logging tool Log4j. GNS has been actively scanning hosted applications since the alert was received, and will notify any affected clientele...

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  • 10.28.2021
    Nobelium Threat Campaign Persists

    New York, 10/28/2021 For immediate release. Generic Network Systems continues to monitor the activities of the attacker known as Nobelium. In a recent warning issued by Microsoft on October 24th, they describe the ongoing threat activity of the Russian nation-state group who are purportedly trying to mimic the approach that allowed them to gain access to Federal government systems. GNS continues...

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  • 07.08.2021
    Kaseya Managed Services Software

    New York, 07/08/2021 For immediate release. Generic Network Systems is aware of the recent ransomware attack involving the Kaseya Managed Services Software. GNS and our services were not impacted by this attack, and we do not make use of any Kaseya software for either the provision of services to our clientele or for that of our own internal operations. While GNS will continue to monitor thi...

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  • 12.15.2020
    SolarWinds Orion Software

    New York, 12/15/2020 For immediate release. Generic Network Systems is aware of the recent malware that has been introduced into the SolarWinds Orion Software. GNS does not use any SolarWinds software for managing the GNS internal network, or the networks of GNS' clients. GNS will continue to monitor this evolving situation, but does not expect any problems with any internal network systems or GNS-...

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  • 04.01.2020
    GNS COVID-19 Update

    New York, 04/01/2020 - As the world continues to deal with the worst health crisis of our time, GNS would like to assure you that we are still operating our business as usual. That is to say, given the particular services and technologies we engage in, we made a seamless transition from operations out of traditional office spaces to those from remote locations. This allowed us to remain open without...

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  • 08.02.2019
    GNS Officially Opens New Office in Los Angeles this September

    New York, 08/02/2019 - GNS is pleased to announce the opening of our new office location in Los Angeles! Over the past twenty years, GNS has continued to grow our business worldwide. The new location will enable our organization to better serve our extensive west coast client base, allowing us to deliver high quality technology service to their operations. The site will also provide us with the opportunity...

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  • 01.17.2019
    GNS Successfully Completes Annual SSAE 18, SOC 1 Audit

    New York, 01/17/2019 - Generic Network Systems, LLC, a leading global managed services and hosting provider specializing in financial systems, is pleased to announce the company's completion of this year's SSAE 18 Service Organization Control (SOC) 1 Type 2 examination. This audit certifies that GNS policies, procedures and controls have been formally evaluated and tested for adherence to the America...

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