Monthly Archive for: ‘3 years ago’

The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act: What’s Needed is Education Not Legislation

Many years ago, Will Rogers, noted Oklahoman and media start of the 1920s and 1930s, quipped “you can’t legislate intelligence …

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Password Security is Hitting the Headlines

After years of languishing at the bottom of everyone’s priority list, password security has finally become a ‘hot topic’ and …

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Secure Authentication Protocols Move to Center Stage; Still More Work to be Done

After years being on the margins of data security, authentication appears to be finally getting the attention it deserves.  Once …

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Barclays banks on biometrics…but should it?

According to Verizon’s 2015 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), the retail and financial services industries are the two markets most …

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Two Factor Tuesday: The Beginning of an Important Conversation About Online Security

Last Tuesday, October 6th, 2015 was designated as Two Factor Tuesday by the National Cyber Security Alliance.  When compared to …

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Key Resources for Developing a Strategic Cyber Security Plan for American Businesses

For as long as we’ve had a commercially-focused Internet we’ve had cyber security threats. And, for as long has we’ve …

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Experian breach puts T-Mobile customers in the crosshairs

In a previous article on Access Granted, I looked at a recent breach that impacted PNI Digital Media, a company …

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Post Mortem on Data Breach Underscores Importance of Password Security

When a data breach is reported in the media the focus is on where the attack originated from and the …

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