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Where You Want to Be This Week for 3-23-15

March 22, 2015
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Where do you want to be this week? Now you’ll always know with our “Where You Want to Be This Week” feature, which will tell you about infosec meetups happening in your local area as of Sunday night. If you would like your event listed in our Calendar and in this post, let us know through our Submit Event form...
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Titanic – The Most Compliant Ship of Its Time

March 21, 2015
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Nothing to get the security versus compliance discussion going than bringing up the famous Titanic disaster in a recent article titled “A History Lesson: Compliance v. Risk and a False Sense of Security”… The author, Greg Boudah, even discusses how NIST’s RMF and the...
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Monitor First – The DNS Edition

March 21, 2015
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Although the article below focuses on potential philosophical changes in pen testing, the author — Cricket Liu — incorporated a nice discussion on the importance of monitoring DNS towards the end. Basically, once the adversary gets into your network, they are going to need...
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 3-16-15

March 16, 2015
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Where do you want to be this week? Now you’ll always know with our “Where You Want to Be This Week” feature, which will tell you about infosec meetups happening in your local area as of Sunday night. If you would like your event listed in...
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Weekly Rewind – Mindcraft, Hak4Kidz, Wireshark & More…

March 13, 2015
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Get caught up on this week's posts with Weekly Rewind

Welcome to another edition of our Weekly Rewind – where we summarize all our posts from the last week. The top stories this week were 3) “Windows’ Built-In Wireshark ”, 2) “Hak4Kidz Conferences”, and 1) “Mindcraft Security”. If you missed anything or happened to...
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Windows’ Built-In Wireshark

March 11, 2015
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The SANS ISC blog had s great tip last week if you ever needed to perform a packet capture but didn’t have ready access to the usual set of tools like Wireshark or tcpdump. On the defensive side you might need something like this...
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Where You Want to Be This Week for 3-9-2015

March 9, 2015
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Where do you want to be this week? Now you’ll always know with our “Where You Want to Be This Week” feature, which will tell you about infosec meetups happening in your local area as of Sunday night. If you would like your event listed in...
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