FOX News Rundown 11/26/2018

November 26, 2018 | By:

  Online shopping season is in full swing with internet traffic jammed with both shoppers and scammers alike. GRC Practice Lead Alex Hamerstone gives us tips on how to secure our online purchases in The FOX Rundown 11/26/2018 podcast.


Votes of Confidence

November 27, 2018 | By:

CEO Dave Kennedy contributes to American City & County’s “Votes of Confidence” about huge concerns for mass-impact on an election process.


Holiday Scams – and How To Avoid Them

November 23, 2018 | By:

CEO Dave Kennedy talks with CBS News about scamming season that comes with the holidays. Read and watch “Holiday scams – and how to avoid them“


Voting Systems Are Under Attack

November 14, 2018 | By:

CEO Dave Kennedy published an article in American City & County called “Voting systems are under attack” sharing digital threats to election systems and the great risk of the insecurity of electronic voting systems.


Highlights from the NIST Cybersecurity Risk Management Conference

November 20, 2018 | By:

NIST hosted a CyberSecurity Risk Management Conference from November 8th through the 10th.  The event was expanded and improved from previous NIST workshops, which were more government focused. Thus for this conference, they wanted the same spirit of gaining stakeholder input on the frameworks and general cybersecurity areas, but with a much greater attendance and…


Holiday Phishing: Office 365

November 15, 2018 | By:

  It’s that time of year again, Merry Phishmas!! Holidays are the prime time of the year for attackers to send Phishing campaigns. Whether you are looking for the best deal on Black Friday, the best Christmas gift for that special family member, or a Holiday greeting from employees, employers, or costumers, there are plenty…


What Information Security Can Learn From the Hospitality Industry

November 06, 2018 | By:

The Information Security industry has a lot in common with the Hospitality industry. Both industries are service oriented, high volume, and built on trust. As with all services founded on trust, establishing and maintaining healthy relationships is critical for success. Strong relationships can do a lot for a security program. They can garner additional funding…


Of Failure and Success

October 30, 2018 | By:

  Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes. — Oscar Wilde   Over the course of a year, I watch many InfoSec conference presentations whether in person at the conference or via a recording on YouTube, I read a multitude of amazing blog articles, and I follow and read the messages of many…


The Three Best Security Analogies I Know (and How to Use Them)

October 29, 2018 | By:

When it goes well, explaining security concepts to coworkers, friends, and family is one of the best parts of being in the security industry. It helps others make more risk-aware decisions, reduces ‘inarticulate tech geek’ stereotypes, and enhances soft-skills. Unfortunately, explanations do not always go well. Audiences need to be in the right state of…


TrustedSec Podcast Episode 3.4 – Yahoo! Siri “helpful” as Ever, and Vigilante Networking!

October 26, 2018 | By:

Welcome to the Trusted Security Podcast – a podcast dedicated to bringing the latest news on information security and the industry. This episode features the following members: Geoff Walton, Rob Simon, Justin Bollinger, and Alex Hammerstone   Title: Yahoo to pay $50M, Other Coasts for Massive Security Breach URL: https://abcnews.go.com/Technology/wireStory/yahoo-pay-50m-costs-massive-security-breach-58693643 Author: Michael Liedtke   Title:…