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“SpyGames” – Global Cyber Espionage Ring Discovered

In an article published today in RT Magazine, it was disclosed that recently Russia’ Kaspersky labs uncovered. “A sophisticated cyber-espionage network targeting the world’s diplomatic, government and research agencies, as well as gas and oil industries…” “The majority of infections … Continue reading

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Offensive Cyber Attacks – A Dangerous Proposition

Let me preface this by saying I have been outspoken about passive cyber defensive strategies and their failure.  You can read my paper: “Failed State of Security” to learn more.  On that note, Foxnews had a story today that had … Continue reading

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Autocracy, Anocracy, & Democracy – “Verbal Masterba(bleep!)…”

Election season in the US is always interesting.  Passions run high and people are quick to proclaim their positions on government and politics.  Unfortunately, as many will likely agree, election season also gives voice to many who should probably remain … Continue reading

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Chris in October 2012 Issue of PenTest Magazine

Check out the October 2012 issue of PenTest Magazine for tons of valuable information on the PCI DSS and how Pen Testing can be used to support compliance and validation.  I have an article in the magazine titled: “Introduction to … Continue reading

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Beating an Old Drum

It’s the end of what has already been a tough year for data security.  And the news just got worse.  South Carolina has announced that its Department of Revenue suffered a major breach.  The breach is so massive, in fact that more … Continue reading

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