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A couple years ago I wrote:
“I am told by many in my industry (and some vendors) that ‘if we put it in the cloud it will work better, cheaper, be safer, and always be available.’ Under most general financial services use cases (as opposed to niche functionality) that statement seems without foundation.” 690 more words
Look out for the latest SCAM to pop up on my computer! DO NOT OPEN! Shut down! Reboot, or CTRL + ALT + DEL to open you “Task Manager” window and END the program. 26 more words
If you are involved in creating, maintaining, operating or acquiring risk-appropriate software, this short blog about the recent wannacry ransomware exercise is worth reading.
A couple weeks ago I received a letter from Wells Fargo. After mentioning some brokerage account details there were a couple paragraphs of disclosure about $2.5 M in penalties for failing to effectively protect business-related electronic records. 719 more words
The Cloud Security Alliance published “The Treacherous 12 – Cloud Computing Top Threats in 2016” last year. I just saw it cited in a security conference presentation and realized that I had not shared this reference. 311 more words