Jason Ha explores how can we prevent hackers from taking a bite out of our assets.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
– 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 ...
An English translation of Jean Loup-Richet’s ‘La Fourmi Soucieuse et la Cigale Paresseuse’ analogy, Jean looks at Aesop’s Fable, “The Grasshopper and the Ant” and weighs up whether an individual or group response to Risk Management issues is the most effective approach.
Bruce Hallas explores how confidentiality affected the way Switzerland operates it’s banking system and driven economic growth.
Adrian Davis takes a look at ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ and explores what security professionals can learn from the fictional heist
The story of the ‘unsinkable’ ship and the iceberg is over 101 years old, but what Information Security lessons can the sinking of the Titanic teach us? Andrew Bycroft takes an indepth look.
Learning to play an instrument takes a lot of hard work and time. David Scovetta looks at what we can learn from this process when developing our own security practices.
Mike Carter looks at exercise habits and park planning to open up ideas about security behaviours and creating security policy.