If we took the same approach to building a car as we did to our organisational controls and capabilities what would be the result? Jason Ha takes a look under the bonnet.
Indy Dhami joins Estragon and Vladimir and looks at what Waiting for Godot can teach us about the attitudes companies should adopt towards security threats
Anne Wood takes inspiration from Formula 1, and discusses how understanding our environments is crucial to having the winning infosec strategy.
Dixie Newman lifts the coffin lid on the vampire, and how they can hunt and feed upon us in the digital world too.
How can we ensure our IT management is smooth sailing? Emmanuel Nicaise sails the infosec sea and considers how to steer clear of stormy weather.
Christina Czeschik weighs up the pros and cons of BYOD, and considers the relative balance between diplomacy and dictatorship.
This quote is attributed to many. In fact, most people believe it was first said by King David himself. Some attribute to the French philosopher Voltaire, and others to the French marshal Claude Louis Hector ...
I don’t know if the phrase “the bigger they come, the harder they fall” was around when Shakespeare was alive but it applies to his tragic heroes across the board. If we look at his ...
The poem “The Blind Men and the Elephant” was written by John Godfrey Saxe (1816-1887). The essence of the poem is that their reactions were: The first felt the side of the elephant and said: It’s ...
Yes, really!I was recently looking for a change of direction in my information security career and was invited to an interview at a local company. I was instructed to prepare a 10 minute presentation on ...
– for Information Systems and Divers The Deming cycle (Plan - Do - Check - Act) forms the foundation of continual improvement principles in a wide range of management systems such as ISO9001, ISO20000, ISO22301, ISO27000,… The ...
In this famous play by Shakespeare Juliet, in an attempt to avoid an arranged marriage politically motivated to Paris, visits Friar Laurence for help. The Friar suggests to her a drug that will put her ...
Alicia Smith looks at why choosing your hosting provider has become just as big a decision as choosing your next car
When man meets machine where does the emphasis on responsibility lie? Dan Raywood looks at the lessons we can learn from Robocop.
Try, try and try again. Claus Houmann explains why tenacity maybe your greatest Infosec defence when faced with a seemingly no-win situation.
It’s often our friends and family that can hurt us the most. Yotam Gutman takes a look at how this often the case within our organisations.
The Signet ring was used for authentication and identification purposes. Javvad Malik discusses just how else these iconic symbols can they relate to modern Information Security practises.
What if efforts to stop the biggest perceived threat result takes our focus away from the actual thing we should be worried about? Claus Houmann explores the issues.