Dave Brooks uses Germanwings flight 9525 as an example of security measures that defend against the wrong threat.
This is the Serbian translation of an analogy originally posted on the 11th of April, 2016. Zoran Lalic encourages us to ask whether the security tools we’ve implemented are just placebos to make us feel better.
Zoran Lalic encourages us to ask whether the security tools we’ve implemented are effectively inoculating against hackers, or whether they are just placebos to make us feel better.
Dave Brooks explains that, just like weather warnings can be ignored, security warnings can have unintended consequences unless we can present them in a meaningful way.
This is the English translation of a French analogy originally posted on the 30th of July 2015. Fabrice de Paepe says looking for wild mushrooms, much the same as public Wi-Fi networks, can be very useful but may also harbour dangers for the unwary.
Philip Reitinger explores if crowdsourcing could be the answer to defending our networks.