October 2014

'Major' Hacking Attack in US Looms: Expert Survey

WASHINGTON - Cyber attacks might be taking a toll now, but just wait: a survey of experts says things are likely to get even worse in the US over the next decade.
A majority of cybersecurity experts surveyed in a poll see a likelihood of major damage from a cyber attack in the coming years, according to a Pew Research Center report.
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Using Relative Metrics to Measure Security Program Success

In my previous column, I discussed the “So What Factor”, which reminds us that we must know our audience.  Many of the people we interact with professionally will not be as enamored by the beauty or elegance of a technical solution as we are.  Instead, they will be more concerned with consequences, effects, and results.
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