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WannaCry: Sometimes you can blame the victims

Last week’s big malware outbreak caused a lot of damage, but organizations that made good decisions ahead of time weren’t affected.

Written by Ira Winkler16 May 17 22:46

With security awareness, money talks

One problem with what we tell employees about taking security precautions is that the precautions interfere with their jobs.

Written by Evan Schuman10 May 17 21:00

Email, email, in the cloud

The transition from on-premises to cloud-based email is an opportunity to tighten security controls.

Written by By Mathias Thurman08 May 17 20:45

Internet privacy? Who needs that?

Senate Republicans think it’s fine and dandy for your ISP to sell your private data.

Written by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols28 March 17 22:00

RSA Conference is a timesaver

For our manager, the annual security gathering is a great way to get quality time with vendors.

Written by By Mathias Thurman27 Feb. 17 23:23

True privacy online is not viable

You can hide from casual observers, but a motivated person will see through your attempts at anonymization.

Written by Evan Schuman21 Feb. 17 22:00

Getting buy-in to combat risk

A risk council with stakeholders from across the company could be an effective way to get needed resources to mitigate the worst security risks.

Written by By Mathias Thurman13 Feb. 17 22:45

5 shocking new threats to your personal data

The internet and smartphones have come up with five new and surprising ways to steal or expose our personal data. These trends make panic sound like a good idea.

Written by Mike Elgan04 Feb. 17 23:00
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