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 ...
David Rimmer discusses how increasing awareness amongst your staff can enable “herd immunity” against security threats.
What would happen if when a football fan bought a ticket to a game, they had unfettered access to the stadium whenever they liked? François Amigorena looks at how through ineffective User Access Control Policies we risk the same scenario within our own networks.
How the story of suicidal kangaroos saved one man’s presentation and how they relate to password security.
Daan Stakenburg looks at the lessons the dutch learnt to protect the country from flooding and asks if the same lessons should be applied to Information Security.
When the chips are down what can security professionals learn from the way poker players approach the game of poker? Leron Zinatullin reveals his hand.
Jeffrey Borbón Sanabria looks at the difficulties around recreating successful recipes and asks if the same is true with the implementation of InfoSec within businesses