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5 Data security tips every IT manager should know

The past few months have been full of news coverage around data breaches and the need for data awareness. From hospitals to universities to children’s toys, data attacks are coming full force, and IT pros …

3 Questions answered by the Verizon Data Breach Report

Verizon’s annual Data Breach Investigations Report has become a hallmark of the security industry’s progress, as well as its preparedness against attackers and breach incidents. This year’s theme is, “Security should be a driving force, …

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Great product teams play bingo, not basketball

I totally admit that I drive product folks crazy. I am a huge believer that it is the responsibility of every person in a company to help ensure complexity and gratuitous innovation don’t creep into …

Small conferences and big ideas

This past weekend I had the pleasure of presenting at two different conferences in two different cities on Bootstrapping a Security Research Project. Both conferences were small when compared to large vendor-backed events like Black …

3 Lessons IT can take from security pros

Bridging the gap between security and IT is critical for every company. You know the story – security tides are rising, threats have become persistent and constant, and companies in every industry must be constantly …

SANS THIR and BSides NOLA recap

This past week I had the pleasure of heading to New Orleans, LA to speak at two exciting conferences: The SANS Threat Hunting and Incident Response Summit and Security BSides NOLA. SANS Threat Hunting and Incident …