Stories by Jon Espenschied

Learn When to Back Off

When risk is present it calls for treatment, and security is a never-ending process, right? Yes, but as a security professional, it's easy to become focused on the hard problems of security and lose sight of the impact of the controls themselves.

Written by Jon Espenschied18 July 08 14:18

Four good reasons for Security to talk to HR

Neither information technology nor security managers fire people in most organizations. That plain reality seems to escape some in the industry, where offended security administrators declare that disabling the anti-virus program is grounds for demotion or an IT manager finding unlicensed media makes arrangements for someone to make the cardboard box commute.

Written by Jon Espenschied20 March 08 10:01