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 ...
In a vain bid to keep fit, I go running. Sometimes. When the mood takes me. It’s one of those things that I know I should do - I understand the importance of exercise, but ...
What can an Information Security team learn from the way Comet Chasing spacecraft Rosetta was developed and how it’s run? Richard Corbridge looks at what the European Space Agency can teach us.
Sharing too much information can be a bad thing. Lee Munson wonders what would happen if Little Red Hiding Hood had exercised a little more discretion with regard to what she told the wolf.
How can the way we protect ships from running aground inform Information Security? Dave Brooks looks at how Robert Fitzroy approached shipping safety and draws parallels.
James Hargreaves Spinning Jenny had a profound effect on the British textile industry, but its path from invention to mass market was not without incident.
Andy Jones takes a look at what Scrabble can teach us about password security
Dave Brooks looks at Aesop’s ‘The North Wind and The Sun’ and looks at whether the wind or the sun present the best technical hack.