Author Archive

Sudoku: October 1 Solution

Solution to October 1 Challenge                          ...  [Read More]

Sudoku: October 2 Challenge

Fill in the missing letters for the word AUTHORIZE.                    ...  [Read More]

Is Facebook’s Threat Exchange Real?

When I recently learned that Facebook had developed a social networking site with “security professionals” as the target audience, I leaped for joy. As a Soldier who has earned her graduate degree in Cybersecurity and who loves Facebook, I applauded the social...  [Read More]

Today in Cybersecurity: Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability

All three of these areas – confidentiality, integrity, and availability – must be present in order to provide a secure information environment. This is true for information that is stored as well as transmitted. James Antonakos of the National Cybersecurity Institute explains....  [Read More]

Webinar: Critical Manufacturing

Join us for this FREE webinar on October 27, 2015 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM (ET). REGISTER for the event now. Critical manufacturing is a key component to the United States economic viability and the people’s way of life.  Theft of...  [Read More]

Today in Cybersecurity: People, Process, and Technology

Information security depends on people, process, and technology. James Antonakos of the National Cybersecurity Institute discusses why all three areas must be utilized properly in order for a security program to be effective. Having trouble with media player? Click here to Listen....  [Read More]

National Cyber Security Awareness Month Actions for Small Businesses

National Cyber Security Awareness Month is October and provides an opportunity for all small businesses to focus on cybersecurity measures. The month long designation was created over 10 years ago by the Department of Homeland Security. DHS continues to support cybersecurity with...  [Read More]

Insider Breach Costs AT&T $25 Million

Insider Breach costs AT&T $25 Million AT&T is paying a hefty price – $25 million – for call center employees in Mexico, Colombia and the Philippines who accessed personally identifiable information from 278,000 customer accounts without authorization. The Federal Communications Commission says...  [Read More]

A preview of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

In 2003, the National Cyber Security Alliance and the Department of Homeland Security partnered to declare October National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. As October draws closer, the two agencies have released the theme for the 12th annual event....  [Read More]

Offshore Outsourcing in Healthcare

This is the first in a series of postings on offshore outsourcing in healthcare. This first posting will provide some background information, while subsequent posts will address the legal issues, risks, and possible ways to mitigate the risks to the extent possible....  [Read More]