Anti-Viral

Aggregating is the inverse of broadcasting.   What complicates this is that many technologies are now used for both.  Cell phones are the best example.  They are a device originally designed for communication. Their original purpose was  for transmitting information between individuals and they have evolved into one that can broadcast that information via social media. …

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Big Data And Us Little People

The last series I wrote for securitycurrent dealt with principles of data security and privacy. Many authorities charged with enforcing data protection accept the principles. They are based on the idea that the actors in data transactions ( i.e., subjects, collectors, disclosers, users and regulators) all have a role to play in creating and maintaining the world…

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Are CISOs Better Off When They Think Like Security Entrepreneurs?

Recently I have begun to think about the strengths that make a good CISO. Some of those include technical understanding, business acumen, strategic vision, collaborative mindset, risk management mindset, and probably many others that I missed. These are traits that are similar to ones found in very successful security entrepreneurs. As I look across the…

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