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Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and Cyber Week are over, but many of us still have holiday shopping to do. There are several precautions you should take while doing business online and in physical space to protect yourself from cyber thieves this busy holiday shopping season. 6 Security Tips Safe Browser– Of course, ensure that any sites on […]
Back in the 1980s, a big part of my job at a defense contractor was writing software. Sometimes I worked by myself and sometimes I worked with another programmer – generally one who was a friend. Sometimes we worked on separate devices, and sometimes we sat together at the same keyboard and screen and worked […]
November 30th is International Computer Security Day. Since 1998 the day has been celebrated as a way to focus attention on – what else – computer security. I think such observances are an excellent way to tie an organization’s activities to the calendar. Use ICSD to Promote Awareness This Computer Security Day I’d like to […]
Does your CFO know how to wire in a new Ethernet jack in a meeting room? Can your net tech read a P&L? If you are in an organization like 99% of those in the world, the answer to both questions is probably, “No”. Just as your employees have different responsibilities with respect to the […]
Today’s post is a bit different than my previous posts. The idea is to engender discussions within teams or other groups. Below I present a scenario and some questions about it. The scenario focuses on the week 3 topic (Cybercrime) of National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Imagine a small town or village: a place with […]