Posts Tagged Security


See just how “Security Aware” you really are

Do you believe you’re a little more Security Aware? Can you identify the threats that exist in your environment and the steps you should take to avoid them? Take the following quizzes and find out. Phishing http://www.onguardonline.gov/games/phishing-scams.aspx Spyware http://www.onguardonline.gov/games/beware-spyware.aspx Identity Theft http://www.onguardonline.gov/games/id-theft-faceoff.aspx Social Networking http://www.onguardonline.gov/games/friend-finder.aspx May 8, 2013 Protect your home wireless networks No matter [...]

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Revoking security access isn’t always enough

A California man has been arrested for interfering with computers at the California Independent System Operator (Cal-ISO) agency, which controls the state’s power transmission lines and runs its energy trading markets. Even though Lonnie C. Denison’s security access had been suspended at the request of his employer because of an employee dispute, he allegedly gained [...]

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Practice of Network Security Monitoring Table of Contents

Since many of you have asked, I wanted to provide an updated Table of Contents for my upcoming book, The Practice of Network Security Monitoring. The TOC has only solidified in the last day or so. I delayed responding until I completed all of the text, which I did this weekend. You can preorder the [...]

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