Ransomware: The Game Changer

Reading Time: 4 minutes A game changer is “a newly introduced element or factor that changes an existing situation or activity in a significant way.” The IT field has a rich history of game changers, from the integrated circuit to the first IBM PC to cloud...

Analysis of the Capital One Breach

Reading Time: 4 minutes “Not to worry, our data is safe; it’s in the cloud!” Famous last words that should be filed alongside with, “This ship is unsinkable” prior to this impending collision with an iceberg. Brian Krebs reported recently that Capital One...

Free Open Source Software (FOSS) Risks

Reading Time: 5 minutes Free Open Source Software, or FOSS, has revolutionized the software industry and created an entirely new realm of software development. FOSS was the original brainchild of Richard Stallman in 1983 as part of the new Free Software...