Sunday, January 12, 2014

CISSP/ISC2 discount code for RSA 2014:  12U4ISC2MLR

Monday, July 9, 2012

making your phone FIPS-2 (Level 3) ready - encrypted phone / sms with cert in hardware

http://www.go-trust.com/demo/   

this could pretty much gurantee that platform with SD slot is the future.. which is not Iphone, and surely Android.

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

upcoming EU Data Protection update

here is a head start as the draft is ready already:


  1. merging of COPPA law from US.
  2. inclusive of non-EU company who may not have a entity in Europe to require a Data Protection Officer.
  3. opt-in instead of opt-out for all processing of data. (this could change UI).
  4. require of notification of beach in 24 hours
  5. impose penalties of up to 2 % of a company’s worldwide turnover in case of severe data protection breaches. 



Thursday, May 3, 2012

CISO and IT are starting to merge into one org.

http://www.securityweek.com/ibm-study-ciso-role-evolving-more-intense-ever

This is a natural progression as security becomes more involved in day to day operations as well as production. I think we will see numerous title changes and org restructuring. Director of IT Security, Security Admins vs. IT admins etc.