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  • 13.01.2021About Us

    The DGC expands

    The Flensburg-based company opens new offices and calls for applications for a total of 56 positions In December 2020, the DGC moved to new offices in Flensburg and the new location in Berlin. The DGC is an IT security company and focuses on detecting and assessing security vulnerabilities to protect companies from hacker attacks. The …

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  • 01.07.2020Vulnerabilities

    Open Git Directories compromise over 40,000 Websites in Germany

    The DGC uses its software cyberscan.io® to discover thousands of websites (23,395 domains and 41,252 subdomains) affected by an already known vulnerability in the so-called “.git directory”. In total, 6,927,416 domains and subdomains from Germany were scanned with extended routine scans. The problem here is a faulty configuration of the web server, which allows unauthorized …

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  • 25.03.2020COVID crisis

    Cyber Security during the COVID Crisis

    We are all affected by this exceptional historical situation – the COVID-19 crisis shows the world its weaknesses. Globally, this opportunity is now being actively exploited by cybercriminals and hackers, because crises and trends are often the basis for manipulation tactics, such as malware attacks, social engineering and phishing. Cybercriminals seize the opportunity Currently, it …

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  • 22.01.2020Data Leaks

    Buchbinder Data Leak – Huge Data Scandal discovered in Germany

    cyberscan.io® found millions of personal data freely accessible on the Internet Using its cyberscan.io® software, the DGC has discovered the largest data breach in Germany to date. 3 million data records of individuals and companies were freely available on the Internet for anyone to view. These personal data records of the car rental company Buchbinder …

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