DNC Email, Email Encryption Comments/Background

Security experts from VASCO Data Security, STEALTHbits Technologies, Lastline and InfoArmor provide their insight on DNC email and email Encryption below. John Gunn, VP of Communications at VASCO Data Security: “Encryption is simple to use, inexpensive, and highly effective. It doesn’t guarantee the hackers could not have obtained the information, but it certainly would have made their […]

Product Endorsement Rules Of Engagement

When I started writing for Tripwire and some of the other information security websites that graciously publish my work, I had a few humble goals in mind: To raise awareness about security-related topics for the general public; To spark some thought and conversation about information security; To educate folks who are considering a career and […]

DNC Hack – Emails Posted On Wikileaks

The Democratic National Committee’s email has been hacked and confidential emails have been posted on Wikileaks. The emails outline thoughts on the Bernie Sanders campaign, donors and their backgrounds and entertainers who might be invited or not to the White House. Tim Erlin, Senior Director of IT Security and Risk Management of Tripwire commented below. […]

How Understanding Mobility Can Allow Teams To Get The Job Done

The Economist recently found the best way to ensure employees are “engaged” is to give them more control over where and how they do their work. So it is no surprise that one in seven people now work from home within their full time roles. Meanwhile even those who are primarily office-based regularly have to travel for work, yet […]

ICO Reveals Latest City Council Data Breach – Training Is Not Enough To Prevent Breaches

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has released a new report into a data breach by Wolverhampton City Council in which the payroll of almost 10,000 people was accidentally sent to an external recipient. Justine Cross, regional director at Watchful Software. Justine Cross, Regional Director at Watchful Software: “The ICO’s latest report following a breach at Wolverhampton City Council demonstrates […]