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February 16, 2010  3:56 AM

Top Five Security Tips for Everyone



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Security, Security policy, Security practice, security tips

No matter what operating system you use for computing, security is a consideration. We connect to networks every day that we have little or no control over. Everyone uses email and there is no OS that can secure against or prevent a phishing attack. It comes down to a matter of best practices and...

January 31, 2010  10:41 PM

The No. 1 Mistake in Security: Failing to Educate Employees



Posted by: Ken Harthun
employee education, Security, security awareness, Security policy, Security practice

Ask almost any infosec expert what is the biggest mistake in security and he or she will answer that it's failing to educate employees. While certain professions that fall under HIPAA, GLBA and other legislation are required to implement security awareness programs, the vast majority of businesses...


January 30, 2010  2:34 AM

Top Five Security Faux Pas



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Phishing, Security, Security Faux Pas, Security practice

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January 23, 2010  4:51 PM

Web 2.0 Security: Corporate Espionage



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Corporate espionage, security awareness, Security policy, Security practice, User education, Web 2.0 Security


January 22, 2010  2:48 AM

Information Security? Heaven Help Us!



Posted by: Ken Harthun
data breach, Security, security awareness, Security policy, Security practice

Time for...


January 21, 2010  1:54 AM

Web 2.0 Security: Identity Theft



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Security, Security practice, Web 2.0 Security

What's on your social network profile? You have to be careful what you put up there because even seemingly basic information about you can give away some valuable tidbits –- your name and date of birth, for instance –- that identity thieves can use to guess passwords or...


December 27, 2009  3:36 PM

Web 2.0 Security: Watch Those Passwords



Posted by: Ken Harthun
security awareness, Security policy, Security practice, Web 2.0 Security

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December 24, 2009  2:31 PM

Web 2.0 Security: Impersonation & Targeted Personal Attacks



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Secure Computing, security awareness, Security practice, Web 2.0 Security

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December 20, 2009  6:52 PM

New Series: Web 2.0 Security



Posted by: Ken Harthun
Cybercrime, Hacking, Security, security awareness, Security practice, Social Networking Hacks, Web 2.0 Security

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December 13, 2009  11:33 PM

Golden Rule #14: If Spam Has You Irate, Obfuscate!



Posted by: Ken Harthun
14 Golden Rules of Computer Security, Email security, Security, Security policy, Security practice, spam

Spam email is not only a nuisance, it’s a...


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