Author Archives: Nancy Sykora

privacyrights.org

If you’ve never checked out http://www.privacyrights.org, I would encourage you to do so. It’s a listing of all breaches made public from 2005 up to present, presented in reverse chronological order. They collect the information from a variety of sources. You can filter your search by checking/un-checking various boxes on the following:

Top (Application) Development (Information Security) Mistakes to Avoid

From Vericode and industry experts – Top Development application security  Mistakes to Avoid 1. Don’t wait until the last minute to include security measures. Too many developers wait to test an application’s security until the application has already been built. Instead, they suggest thinking about security during the analysis layer to avoid creating major problems. […]

Security awareness training is more important than ever.

Can’t state it often enough.  Security awareness training is more important than ever.  Many of the incidents we respond to are caused by malware being downloaded by users.  Once it’s in your network, it’s only going to propagate.  It’s like a bad roach infestation.

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