Threat Modeling Simplified

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by Sari Greene I cringe each time I hear the oft repeated declarations that “every company will be compromised” and that “it isn’t a matter of if, but when”. These statements are the basis of the FUD (fear, uncertainty and doubt) driven cyber sales machine. What is closer to the truth is that Internet connected… Read more »

The Value of CISSP Certification in Cybersecurity Leadership and How to Pass the Exam

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By Sari Greene Sari Greene is an information security practitioner and entrepreneur. She is the author of Security Program and Policies: Principles and Practices, 2nd Edition and The CISSP Complete Video Course. What keeps me up at night isn’t the threat actors or the cybercriminals, the newly identified exploit, or even the prospect of every… Read more »

The virtues of going incognito: private web browsing

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We’ve all been there. Your mind wanders during your daily routine and then suddenly your interest is piqued by a random, rogue question. It lingers persistently and blocks all other attempts at thought. You completely disregard the fact that it is 2:30 AM and turn to the one source of information that is reliable —… Read more »

Safari Supports Cyber Security Awareness Month via DoD Service Member Access Programs

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October, 2014 marks the 11th Annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month, sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security, in cooperation with the National Cyber Security Alliance and the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center. Safari is proud to provide access to information security learning resources for active and retired military personnel via the Family and… Read more »

Privacy and reading in the cloud: the EFF checklist for Ibis Reader

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We’ve just posted an Ibis Reader Privacy Checklist, a set of informal answers to the questions and issues raised by the Electronic Frontier Foundation‘s February paper: Digital Books and Your Rights: A Checklist for Readers. The EFF has a long history of advocating digital and consumer rights and recently they’ve devoted more attention to digital… Read more »