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Review and Evaluation of Purdue University's Information Security Program

In an article entitled “Universities Face a Rising Barrage of Cyberattacks”, Richard Pérez-Peña of the NY Times declares that American research universities are increasingly coming under cyberattack with millions of hacking attempts weekly. 2,369 more words

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Your InfoSec premiums have increased by 20% this year. Are we worth it?

My annual home insurance quote came through this morning, with the usual 10-20% uplift that I know I can remove again through simply phoning the provider and threatening to leave. 718 more words

Commentary

The Death of Risk Management

How the era of accelerated technologies shatter our ability to calculate the probability and magnitude of future loss events.

By Eh’den Biber


Prologue

We don’t listen to what we aren’t ready to listen to. 1,459 more words

Information Security

The Internet of Things and security

Like so much in the world of computing if you ask 5 people for a definition of the Internet of Things (IoT) you’ll get 10 slightly different answers. 1,077 more words

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Addressing Serious Troubles To Cyber Security

A breach to data security can lead to irreversible loss and no organization can dare to bear its consequences.

Cyber security is not an IT issue; in fact it is an organizational level risk management that needs to be addressed in immediate basis. 384 more words

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Software Vs Hardware Firewalls

Firewalls are network security’s first line of defense, so they need to be equally powerful.  To empower the networks, firewalls are used because they provide effective means to prevent unwanted intrusion. 462 more words

The Corporate Book of the Dead

What will you do when your organisation be annihilated by a cyber-attack?

By Eh’den Biber, Sense of Awareness

A Sense of Death

A few years ago my best friend was sitting next to her dad’s bed. 1,659 more words

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