Monthly Archives: June 2016

Why are organizations struggling with cyber security?

Why are organizations struggling with cyber security? Answer: Because there is no simple answer Some of the reasons for heightened concern are obvious, as hackers have successfully attacked the databases of the federal government and Fortune 500.  Indeed, we’re all painfully aware that hacking has become a sport to many and is championed in certain countries.  Yet based upon recent trends, we’re learning that most organizations are focusing on strengthening their internal security policies and procedures.  Disgruntled employees and outliers …

Call The Police – I’ve Been Hacked

Call The Police – I’ve Been Hacked Da do do do Da da da da So the pioneer of social media had his password hacked.  The password that was designated to secure his accounts was “dadada”.  Well the password came back to sting him.  It seems that like many of us, there was little thought given to selecting a “secure” password.  Rather, again like many of us, the priority was convenience versus security.  Thus the proliferation of simplistic passwords such …