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3 Things I Learned Talking to InfoSec People About Crime

March 30, 2015 Added by:Brent Huston

There is a complete disconnect between the way most bad guys think and operate and the way many infosec folks think and operate.

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How to Manage Mac and Mobile Devices in Your Existing Infrastructure

March 30, 2015 Added by:InfosecIsland News

Please join us on Tuesday, March 31 at 1PM ET for a special webcast: How to Manage Mac and mobile devices leveraging your existing infrastructure, presented by Centrify.

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PCI Swot Analysis

March 30, 2015 Added by:PCI Guru

I had someone ask me about my thoughts on this sort of analysis of the PCI DSS. While these comments are PCI focused, I found that they actually apply to all security frameworks.

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The Government Says It Has a Policy on Disclosing Zero-Days, But Where Are the Documents to Prove It?

March 30, 2015 Added by:Electronic Frontier Foundation

Despite the White House’s claim that it had “reinvigorated” its policies in spring 2014 and “established a disciplined, rigorous and high-level decision-making process for vulnerability disclosure,” none of the documents released in response to our lawsuit appear to be newer than 2010.

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SXSW: Three Cybersecurity, Remote Access Takeaways from Austin

March 30, 2015 Added by:Patrick Oliver Graf

The South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival wrapped up last week in Austin, Texas, where 65,000 industry movers and shakers learned about some of the most innovative technology expected to hit the market over the next few years. What was on the minds of presenters, panelists, and attendees alike? “The Future” – all of its possibilities and its promise.

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Threat Intelligence: A Force Multiplier for Security Pros

March 26, 2015 Added by:Joseph Pizzo

With all of the threats and exploits that are discovered on a daily basis we, as security professionals, are always looking for an advantage.

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Premera Breach Emphasizes Risk to Holders of Medical Records — and the Importance of Network Security

March 26, 2015 Added by:Kevin Watson

The problem is data security is boring and tedious, making it easy to become the task we push off until tomorrow, and the next day, and the next day.

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China Named Top Originator of Attack Traffic in Q4 2014: Akamai

March 26, 2015 Added by:Brian Prince

A new report from Akamai Technologies names China as the top source of attack traffic on the Web.

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Understanding Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)

March 25, 2015 Added by:Barracuda Networks

IPSEC is the most popular form of VPN used today. It is important to understand how IPSEC works in order to trouble shoot issues with IPSEC tunnels.

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CSIS Issues Recommendations for Threat Intelligence Sharing

March 25, 2015 Added by:Anthony M. Freed

The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), a non-profit think tank which conducts research and analysis to develop policy initiatives, has issued a set of recommendations for Congress and the Obama Administration regarding the steps that should be taken in order to increase the level if threat information sharing between the government and private sector.

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