Google Glass: Coming soon to a cop near you?

Cops: they protect our street, fight crime and defend the law. But in many cases they are now becoming active participants in America’s already established surveillance state.

BSidesLV 2013: A Place For Security Newbies

BSides LV

One of the things I’ve always loved about Security B-Sides is that it offers a nurturing environment for people who are young in their InfoSec careers. An example of that is playing out this week in Las Vegas.

Hackers Modify Zeus to Create Bogus Social Media Buzz

Facebook “likes” and the number of Twitter followers a company has are a very real commodity, so it’s no wonder that someone has been enterprising enough to now sell that commodity in a new Zeus-based fraud scheme.

Virus targets social networks in new fraud twist

As social media has become increasingly influential in shaping reputations, hackers have used their computer skills to create and sell false endorsements – such as “likes” and “followers”

Information Security Policy

Does your information security policy proactively promote a culture of alertness and action? Or is it an easily avoided part of your staff handbook or intranet?