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David Laceys IT Security Blog

Information security expert David Lacey discussed the latest ideas, best practices, and business issues associated with managing security.

January 2011

  • It's exploitation, not possession that counts

    David Lacey 27 Jan 2011
  • Last year we saw the beginning of a change in attitude to information security, with a growing realisation that highly sophisticated attacks (such as Stuxnet) can and do happen. The threat is now ...

  • Let's ditch best practices

    David Lacey 12 Jan 2011
  • Computerworld UK has just published an article from me combining three of my favourite thoughts. The first is that we should ditch old standards such as ISO 27001 and develop new practices. ...

  • Security Forecasts for 2011

    David Lacey 02 Jan 2011
  • What will 2011 hold for information security professionals? Last year I predicted a year of change. It did not happen. But we are incubating a major crisis: legacy systems are vulnerable; existing ...