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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.

February 2014

  • Research does not guarantee innovation

    David Lacey 21 Feb 2014
  • Earlier this week I attended the excellent Stevenson Science lecture at Royal Holloway University on "The Birth of Machine Cryptanalysis at Bletchley Park" given by Dr Joel Greenberg of the ...

  • Yet another contents list

    David Lacey 16 Feb 2014
  • For the past decade the real enemy of security practitioners has not been the hackers and malware that threaten our systems but the numerous best practices, compliance demands and audit actions ...






  • How do I size a UPS unit?

    Your data center UPS sizing needs are dependent on a variety of factors. Develop configurations and determine the estimated UPS ...

  • How to enhance FTP server security

    If you still use FTP servers in your organization, use IP address whitelists, login restrictions and data encryption -- and just ...

  • 3 ways to approach cloud bursting

    With different cloud bursting techniques and tools from Amazon, Zerto, VMware and Oracle, admins can bolster cloud connections ...