I always thought of myself as a seasoned traveler and quite capable of avoiding any major incidents and disasters when on the road. That is, until recently, when I was trying to get on a plane from Lagos, Nigeria to
You will be surprised to hear that I was playing golf at the weekend. As always over the duration of a round, we discussed all manner of things. On Sunday, one of my playing partners brought up cyber security and
A big thank you to Mark Plunkett, one of my valued colleagues at CompTIA for being my guest blogger this week. John McGlinchey I count myself very lucky in my role at CompTIA to be able to travel and see
News of the most recent high profile cyber breach, that the concession stands in Madison Square Garden were compromised, has just been released. But it’s not the fact that they were compromised that’s concerning but that the breach was in
I am just back from a whirl wind tour of India, China and Japan and one topic seemed to dominate every conversation – Cyber Security! If I was to summarise the points that were raised by all of our colleagues.
Serious conversations on cyber security are happening in board rooms across the world with many corporate leaders believing they have a strategy in place for dealing with an attack. Yet, conflictingly, further down the chain of command, those at the
Before you dismiss this as a line from a Bond or Sci-fi movie, it’s actually happening here in real life. Kelvin Mahaffey, CTO, at mobile security company Lookout discussed the threat to mobile phone users on Bloomberg. He emphasized the
Follow @John_McGlinchey It reads like something from a thriller movie trailer and yet it’s the headline of a recent article in Reuters highlighting what many political and business leaders fear most: “Destructive hacking attempts target critical infrastructure in Americas” What’s