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The Blame Game - Corporate failure or attacker?

Whether motivated by financial gain, hacktivism, whistle-blowing, or some other reason, any kind of cyber attack is illegal and should therefore be prosecuted if attribution is possible. There's no doubt however, when an organisation is targeted and successfully hacked, it must bear some responsibility for data loss if security controls were incorrectly implemented or reasonable protections were not in place. But how far does this responsibility go? Continue reading The Blame Game - Corporate failure or attacker?


The Internet of Things: Making Mountains out of Microprocessors

With anestimated eight billion IoT devices connected to the internet and this number set to continue to grow at an alarming rate, discoverhow to secure your IoT devices! VisitSANS Instituteto see all available cyber securitytraining courses,online trainingand theSANS Reading Roomwhere you'll find unlimited access to Analyst Papers and all associated webcasts.


Phishing Prevention and Corporates - The Art of Getting it Wrong

It's 2019, and we're still being phished, why aren't we learning from it?Until corporations employ controls that address the issue, then phishing isn't going to disappear, and we will likely see an increase in sophistication, number and ferocity of attacks and their consequences. Read on to learn how to protect your systems from Phishers. Continue reading Phishing Prevention and Corporates - The Art of Getting it Wrong


Are You Preparing for Your GIAC Exam? Try These Top 10 Indexing Tips

Are you taking your GIAC certification and looking for hints and tips on how to pass your cyber security exam? Read on to discover how you can give yourself the best chance of passing. Continue reading Are You Preparing for Your GIAC Exam? Try These Top 10 Indexing Tips


Cyber Security and the Importance of Continuous Training

With cyber-attacks now said to be the fourth most serious global concern, we look into the importance of cyber security training and of keeping skills fresh and up to date, through the eyes of the individual and the organisation. Continue reading Cyber Security and the Importance of Continuous Training