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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.

July 2013

  • Farewell Barnaby Jack

    David Lacey 26 Jul 2013
  • I was deeply shocked and saddened to hear about the death of Barnaby Jack, one of the most brilliant and effective security researchers I have ever encountered. He researched vulnerabilities in ...

  • The art of strategic crisis management

    David Lacey 23 Jul 2013
  • Scientific American has an interesting article "How Would the U.S. Respond to a Nightmare Cyber Attack?" based on a recent crisis exercise. It's a good question as well as a well overdue exercise. ...

  • Security versus privacy - a difficult and uncomfortable balance

    David Lacey 18 Jul 2013
  • I've not bothered to comment so far on the numerous news reports on the NSA's PRISM programme. It's not because I have no views, but simply because it's revealed nothing surprising to the security ...