Kevin Beaver's Profile:

Name:Kevin Beaver
Location:Atlanta, GA
Job Title:IT Security Consultant
Bio: I am an information security consultant with Principle Logic, LLC ( I focus my work on independent security assessments revolving around compliance and minimizing business risks. I'm also a professional speaker and author of over 600 articles and 11 books including Hacking For Dummies. I'm also the creator/producer of Security On Wheels providing security learning for IT professionals on the go (
Area of Expertise:Information Security, Compliance, BYOD, Cloud Computing, IT and Security Careers
Knowledge Points:16,905 pts.   ( How do I earn points? )

Recent Activity by Kevin Beaver:

Intercepting two-factor authentication (SMS) last updated: 2013-11-22 20:49:19 GMT commented by: Kevin Beaver Authentication Encryption SMS

Windows 7 updates causing problems last updated: 2013-11-22 20:44:37 GMT commented by: Kevin Beaver Win 7 Windows Updates

Generating strong, unique and memorable passwords last updated: 2013-11-22 20:42:21 GMT commented by: Kevin Beaver Password Protection Passwords

Are older viruses removed from virus definition files? last updated: 2013-11-19 17:20:13 GMT commented by: Kevin Beaver anti-virus virus Virus Definitions

Why do we trust email for password resets? last updated: 2013-11-19 17:18:57 GMT commented by: Kevin Beaver Email security Password Change

My software is being detected as a virus last updated: 2013-11-19 17:17:17 GMT commented by: Kevin Beaver Antivirus Software virus

Password encryption: WEP, WPA and WPA2 last updated: 2013-11-19 17:15:10 GMT commented by: Kevin Beaver Encryption Security WEP WPA WPA2

Is a local firewall actually necessary? last updated: 2013-11-18 17:30:11 GMT commented by: Kevin Beaver Firewall Firewall management Security

How do I find out what type of encryption is being used? last updated: 2013-11-18 17:26:58 GMT commented by: Kevin Beaver Encryption Password management

Can TLS prevent my ISP and others from spying on me? last updated: 2013-11-18 17:26:19 GMT commented by: Kevin Beaver Internet security ISP TLS

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