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Highlights from BSides Las Vegas & DEF CON 24 - Pa…

on September 12, 2016 | by Jim Nitterauer | Security Policy, Security Risks, Tech News, tech tips

While summer invokes nostalgia of beaches, volleyball, and sunscreen for many, white hats look forward to a different kind of trip every summer. Every summer brings the anticipation of what is known as "Hacker Summer Camp" to mind. This year did not let us down. For those of you who are not familiar ... read more

Securing the Enterprise - The ABCs of a Network Se…

on September 07, 2016 | by Jim Nitterauer | Security Policy, Security Risks

In a previous post, I discussed the importance of security policies and how the likely impact of not having a well-defined corporate security policy. Today, I want to get a little deeper and layout what a security policy should contain as well as describe some of the accompanying documentation that ... read more

Securing the Enterprise - Why A Security Policy Ma…

on June 01, 2016 | by Jim Nitterauer | Network Security, Security Policy

According to a 2012 survey of 1015 U.S. small business owners, many have a false sense of security when it comes to their IT infrastructure. More than three-fourths (77 percent) believe their company is safe from cyber threats like hackers, viruses, malware or breaches. The problem with this is that ... read more