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 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 ...
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 ...
When it comes to Information Security Big Data can come at a Big Cost. Stephen Patton reflects on whether bigger really is always better or whether you be better off downsizing.
Rob Hadfield challenges you to tackle Einstein’s Riddle and looks at the idea that sometimes the value of data can be more obvious than you think.
Native Americans once believed that a camera could steal your soul. Richard Hollis takes a look at if the Internet is stealing his
Mike Carter takes a look at storytelling for children and asserts that the imagination of employees is a powerful asset in the security culture of an organisation
What can security professionals learn from the way Charles Lazarus reinvented the toy industry when he set up Toys “R” Us? Vaune M. Carr looks at what we can do to “Give the Customer what they want”.
Dave Penycate looks back at when the family rabbit escapes and explores what Information Security lessons we can learn from an escaped pet.