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Usually when we hear the term “cybersecurity” we think of things like passwords and firewalls. We seldom think of physical security. Yet physical security is just as critical or perhaps more than passwords or firewalls: A bad actor could likely compromise a system more easily if he or she had physical access. It is far […]
One of the more interesting places to get information about crime on the Internet is the Internet Crime Complaint Center at www.ic3.gov. According to their site the IC3 “was established as a partnership between the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the National White Collar Crime Center (NW3C) to serve as a means to receive […]
I like to read. I also like to read about how to get things done better. I therefore read the blog lifehacker.com. Their About page describes the blog as “Tips, tricks, and downloads for getting things done.” The topics range from food, to offices, to computer topics including security. The latter is why I’m talking […]
It is a good time to change your LinkedIn password. Lifehacker reports that up to 6.5 million accounts may have been compromised. Just to be safe change your LinkedIn password now. I did. One report at The Verge notes that part of the issue may be the type of hash used. I will discuss these issues in […]
Dark Reading reported in early May of this year that injection attacks are on the rise again. Injection attacks were also number one on the OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Top Ten for 2011. The OWASP Top Ten project describes itself as “a broad consensus about what the most critical web application security flaws […]