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Twelve Word Tuesday: Will Oracle Follow Microsoft's Lead in Doing the Right Thing?

Microsoft foregoes Windows7 upgrade$, patches XP Oracle: Java patches still push toolbars. Continue reading Twelve Word Tuesday: Will Oracle Follow Microsoft's Lead in Doing the Right Thing?


Twelve Word Tuesday: I Was Excited for a Second - Google to Boost Encrypted Sites in Search Results??

But not hacker and search engine foiling data encryption - only NSA-slowing SSL. Wall Street Journal blog item here. Continue reading Twelve Word Tuesday: I Was Excited for a Second - Google to Boost Encrypted Sites in Search Results??


Twelve Word Tuesday: Slammer/Blaster Begat Monthly Patching - Make Sure Heartbleed Does Some Begatting for You

Focus CEO Heartbleed interest towards requiring software vulnerability testing and stronger authentication. Continue reading Twelve Word Tuesday: Slammer/Blaster Begat Monthly Patching - Make Sure Heartbleed Does Some Begatting for You


Twelve Word Tuesday: The First Day of April Brings Explosion of APTs (Apocryphal Perfidious Truisms)

Compliance, risk management, big data and dashboards meaningfully increase security - April Fools! Continue reading Twelve Word Tuesday: The First Day of April Brings Explosion of APTs (Apocryphal Perfidious Truisms)


Twelve Word Tuesday: Spring Ahead, Fall Back - Target's CIO Resigning After Breach Can Increase Security Daylight

Change clocks, replace batteries - remind your CIO Target's CIO is now unemployed. Continue reading Twelve Word Tuesday: Spring Ahead, Fall Back - Target's CIO Resigning After Breach Can Increase Security Daylight