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Security is Not, and Should not be Treated as, a Special Flower

My normal Wednesday lunch yesterday was rudely interrupted by my adequate friend and reasonable security advocate Javvad calling me to ask my opinion on something. This in itself was surprising enough, but the fact that I immediately gave a strong and impassioned response told me this might be something I needed to explore further… 545 more words

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FBI 2015 Internet Crime Report

The mission of the FBI is to protect the American People and uphold the Constitution of the United States.

The mission of the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) is to provide the public with a reliable and convenient reporting mechanism to submit information to the FBI concerning suspected Internet-facilitated criminal activity, and to develop effective alliances with industry partners.  60 more words

Information Security

2016 State of Application Security [Infographic]

Source: https://www.arxan.com/2016-state-of-application-security-infographic-consolidated-edition/

Information Security

Secure Data, Procure Professional Service!

It is important to ascertain how the data of the enterprise will be protected. What policies and procedures must be devised for security will have an impact on the outcome? 269 more words

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Knocked into a cocked (Panama) hat

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past week you can’t have failed to be aware of the ‘Panama Papers’. 2.6Tb of data, 11.5m documents, 30,000 lorries worth if you printed then out and so on and so forth. 548 more words

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Stand and deliver - your money or your (computer) life

Ransomware. It’s been around for a few years now but in the last 6 months or so it’s really hit the mainstream press, and therefore entered the consciousness of the ‘ordinary person’. 1,149 more words

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