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Protect Your Data At All Costs

The IT security systems of today are a far cry from the basic firewalls and perimeter defences of a few years ago. With consumption of technology becoming virtually pervasive, organisations need to ensure that everything from a tablet to the virtualised server environment fall part of a protective net designed to keep information safe and attackers out. 433 more words


Oh hey, quoted (at a distance)

Oh hey, I got quoted (almost … I mean at an enormous distance) by some reputable (?) institution.
Where that body did jump to all sorts of conclusions (see my next Monday 27 April post squared with my 3 April post against (?) those), but in the passing mentioned an arms’ race known to modern man already for decades as if it were something new. 24 more words

Innovation (technologicallly Driven)

Give a man a fish, or teach him to fish?

I’ve been asked why, despite being a technologist by background, I don’t write about tech, or cover the most recently exposed exploits. Most security professionals spend most of their time selling, implementing, maintaining and monitoring technology. 505 more words


Culpable misinformation

The inescapable Bruce was very mild, characterising Comey’s texts as a joke. Like here, on this. Whereas puppets everywhere (in NL as well, … 150 more words

Innovation (technologicallly Driven)

Spotlight on IT Security in South Africa: Discovery Health's Marc Silver

IT security remains one of the most mission-critical components of any modern business. The connected age means that organisations need to ensure that they focus on getting their IT systems protected in order to not only keep intellectual property safe but also the data of its customers. 503 more words


IT Security: The New Target For CEO Performance

As Gregg Steinhafel steps down as chairman and CEO of Target, we’re witnessing more than just an act of contrition for one of the largest and most costly data breaches — ever. 574 more words

Mobile Application Development

Cyber Security Statistics

Cyber security is now the top concern for business legal directors and general counsels—FTI Consulting, “Law in the Boardroom”

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