Human firewall – strengthen the weakest security link

Human firewall – strengthen the weakest security link

What is a “human firewall”?  It sounds a bit scary but it’s a term I learned earlier this week.  It aptly describes the role that users play in organizational security strategies.  My thanks to KnowBe4 for teaching me the term.  Allow me…

Uncle Rob’s Primers — WiFi and a Secure Network

This is another one of those oh-so-obvious things that you think are “self-evident” but which seem to get lost is the overall scheme of things.  So what is it that I am talking about?  Well, I’ll tell you, it’s about…

Office 365 and the “fear” of having data hosted in the US

Many years ago, Scott McNealy, former CEO of Sun Microsystems and a “human quote machine” made the comment, “You have zero privacy anyway. Get over it.”  The comment was made in reference to questions about security and privacy on the…

A bunch of Sonicwall goodies–Part 2, SRA (secure remote access)

Sonicwall has a range of remote access servers that can be very effective in various situations.  There is the SRA range suited to smaller installations (think SMB/SME) and the larger E-Class SRA series that more suited to larger organizations or…