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Sleeping with the Enemy

So I’ve changed jobs. This is not an unusual phenomema. Happens all the time, especially in supply-side ICT – and even more so in Sales. However, this has been a rather odd sensation, in that I moved from a company … Continue reading

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Anti Virus is dead, right?

AV (or anti malware as we all insist on calling it now) is hardly the sexy end of the security market place. It is the bread and butter of our world, and much like bread and butter, you can buy … Continue reading

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2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 3,700 times in 2011. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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Does the Cyber marketplace need regulating?

Over the course of the Autumn/Winter conference season, I’ve continued to have discussions with colleagues, peers and the like about how the Cyber marketplace can be made to work more efficiently. The theory runs that UK Plc does not really … Continue reading

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Is “Gamification” the answer to our security woes?

I’ve written many times that one of the biggest barriers to our success as security practitioners is the fact that most people within an organisation don’t really know about or care about what we do. I don’t understand what a … Continue reading

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Another Police IT Quango? (Yay!)

Theresa May announced earlier this week at the annual ACPO Conference she will set up a new body to provide IT to the Police. Apparently it will be a single organisation, staffed by “hard-headed” ICT Professionals, able to “..take on … Continue reading

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2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Fresher than ever. Crunchy numbers The Leaning Tower of Pisa has 296 … Continue reading

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