Digital Security

Information security, sometimes shortened to InfoSec, is the practice of defending information from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, perusal, inspection, recording or destruction. It is a general term that can be used regardless of the form the data may take (electronic, physical, etc...)Two major aspects of information security are: IT security: Sometimes referred to as computer security, Information Technology Security is information security applied to technology (most often some form of computer system). It is worthwhile to note that a computer does not necessarily mean a home desktop. A computer is any device with a processor and some memory.
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  • Survey: 77% of U.K. Internet Users Feel Internet is Becoming More Dangerous

    … Hillborn says it’s important for companies to employ “rigorous security procedures” to mitigate risks, he also encourages consumers to be proactive about their own digital security. He said in a statement: It’s also important for users to consider what protection they’ve got on the other devices they own. It’s not uncommon for users to access…

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  • FTC Reps Interviewed at BlackHat Conferences

    ….” When asked about what he was learning about cyber security and the community’s view of the FTC he talked about the fact that it is an ongoing relationship. The FTC is regularly attempting to engage with the hacker/cyber security community. He mentioned that, “…we share a very similar inclination, at least in the White Hat context here, to protect…

    Michael Levanduski/ KJ Rocker- 11 readers -
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