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The Issue of Compliance  - It’s Here and It’s Expanding! 
May 24, 2004 | Comment Now 
By now, most high-tech conferences have devoted at least one 30-minute session to the topic of Sarbanes-Oxley (aka “Sarbox”).
 
Applying the Patch Post September 11 
Jan 16, 2004 | Comment Now 
There is a growing collection of companies touting their product as the 'ultimate post Sept. 11' security solution. Bleary-eyed administrators are asking, "How has my security ...
 
SNMP Apathy - How Much Time Do We Have? 
Jan 16, 2004 | Comment Now 
Following on the heels of applying the patch Fred Rica style (see www.infosecnews.com/opinion/2002/04/17_04.htm), the SNMP vulnerability has loomed into view as the next ...
 
Cryptographic Policy - What’s the Blowback? 
Jan 16, 2004 | Comment Now 
In early 2000, Americans became aware of a common U.S. Intelligence term called ‘blowback.’
 
Survival in the Security Space: Taking a Closer Look at the Ingredients for Longevity 
 
Fire and Brimstone in 21st Century Security 
Jan 15, 2004 | Comment Now 
It is increasingly disturbing to me that individuals of a certain prominence use their vexing ability to understand complex computations to scare the living heck out of the ...
 
Do It Yourself Security: Cutting Our Umbilical Dependence on the Consultant Community 
Jan 15, 2004 | Comment Now 
A long while ago I had a business card identity that branded me as a Security Export Consultant.
 
Super! Ultra! Jumbo! Privacy as the New Multi-Purpose Word 
Jan 15, 2004 | Comment Now 
I am becoming more convinced that there are way too many interpretations of the word “privacy.”
 
Expert vs. Expertise: Computer Forensics and the Alternative OS 
Jan 9, 2004 | Comment Now 
No longer a dark and mysterious process, computer forensics has been significantly on the scene for more than five years now.
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