the magnets made me do it!

Can human morality be manipulated with magnetism?   According to some scientists from some rather august institutions, yes. It seems that when a particular region of…

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a plea to security vendors…

Every day, I get at least 5 emails from vendors wanting to set up a meeting or web demo of their latest and greatest product…

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Der Fuhrer on Cloud Computing Security

Here’s a cute (if somewhat tasteless) video of Hitler learning about Cloud Computing Security in the bunker.  This gem comes from security industry iconoclast Marcus…

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CSOs need to walk the walk before they talk the talk

According to this article from CSO Magazine’s web site, “several security execs expressed surprise” over the CISO of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania found himself unemployed…

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there ain’t no pill for stupidity…

Here’s an interesting twist on the old Internet Pharmacy scam… we’ve all gotten those emails offering to sell us various pharmaceutical products without the need…

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some food for thought…

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just saying…

If you get hacked because you clicked on a link about Brittany Murphy shuffling off this mortal coil, you most probably deserved it.    Just saying.

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an answer to your password problems…

As you know, the entire world was paralyzed a few days ago when Iranian hackers took down Twitter.  Rather than finding out what their friends…

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yeah, yeah, yeah, the holidays are here…

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Germany pays to clean malware from Windows PCs

OK, before I get started with this blog entry, I want to be up font with you.  I have become a cliche… I am writing…

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