Steve Hunt

Principal Consultant

Hunt Business Intelligence


Alternative Medicine for Security

Posted on: 25 Nov 2015

Let’s make a correlation between medicine and security. Many people rely on Western medicine for health and wellness. We purchase pharmaceuticals from the major producers, and go to doctors when we want more medicine. Many of us, though, seek out alternatives to Western drugs. At El Ateneo bookstore in Buenos Aires this week I found…

Security Versus Compliance: What’s the Difference?

Posted on: 23 Sep 2014

Security is the pursuit of perfect protection through ongoing tightening of defenses and preemptive activities to cover vulnerabilities.  Risk management, on the other hand, is a discipline that enables organizations to operate and measurably improve their security and compliance environments according to legal standards. Most companies are not accustomed to thinking of information as a…

Why I’m Against Net Neutrality

Posted on: 13 Jun 2014

Net neutrality is an idea referring to a complete lack of discrimination in the traffic on the Internet. In other words, net neutrality would mean that all packets of data are treated the same, with the same priority. When I watch Netflix, and my show stops while Netflix is buffering, I know some Internet Service…

The Snowden Conversation We Are All Having in One Way or Another…

Posted on: 30 May 2014

Edward Snowden did an important thing: He made an important conversation on security and ethics popular and international. On one hand, he told us something we always knew: Spies spy. That is they stealthily gathering secrets. This is usually associated with times of war or matters of national security. I’d venture to say spying may be the third oldest profession. Spying…