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UPDATED: Heartbleed Vulnerability Bug: What You Need to Know (Blogshare)

Written on
April 11th 2014
Author
Adotas

ADOTAS – The widely publicized heartbleed bug may be impacting as many as 500,000 systems across the Internet.  Heartbleed is the name of a vulnerability in the OpenSSL program that powers encrypted communication to many of the world’s web sites and private networks. The flaw could result in the exposure of ... more...

Coalfire: Top Five Information Security and Compliance Predictions for 2014

Written on
January 6th 2014
Author
Adotas

ADOTAS — Coalfire, an independent information technology governance, risk and compliance (IT GRC) services firm, recently released its top five cybersecurity predictions for 2014. Rick Dakin, the company’s chief security strategist, consolidated an analysis from over 1,000 audits and forensics investigations in 2013 to develop the 2014 predictions. “In 2013, ... more...

VIDEO: S. Claus Hires Chief Information Security Elf

Written on
December 18th 2012
Author
Adotas

A Message from S. Claus, CEO, North Pole Industries. Subscribe to the free Adotas.com Newsletter addthis_url = 'http%3A%2F%2Fwww.adotas.com%2F2012%2F12%2Fvideo-s-claus-hires-chief-information-security-elf%2F'; addthis_title = 'VIDEO%3A+S.+Claus+Hires+Chief+Information+Security+Elf'; addthis_pub = 'adotas'; more...

Gather ‘Round the Coalfire for Some IT Security Horror Stories

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October 31st 2012
Author
Press Release

  The Cryptkeeper from HBO’s “Tales from the Crypt” horror anthology has a coffin-full of ghoulishly scary stories, and so does Coalfire Labs. While his stories are pure to Hollywood though, Coalfire’s stories are derived from breaches they’ve investigated and tests they’ve done for forward-thinking IT executives that hire Coalfire to ... more...

Survey: We’re Not So Smart When it Comes to BYOD

Written on
August 14th 2012
Author
Mike Daly

More and more these days, we’re using the same smartphones, tablets and laptops for personal and business use. And according to a survey released today, many if not most of us are pretty sloppy about it. The study, conducted last month by Coalfire, a Colorado-based IT governance, risk and compliance services company, ... more...