A is for …

Access Control Access Control is all about making sure that users only have access to the systems or files that they legitimately need access to. For example, someone in accounts is unlikely to need access to the HR system, so you wouldn’t give them that access. This is also known as the Principle of Least … Continue reading A is for …

Cyber Security is Doomed

I published this article on LinkedIn on March 23rd 2017, and rather than post a link to it I thought I’d share it here.  Yes, I know that was a controversial headline deliberately cast to lure you into reading this article, but it’s also true: now I’ll tell you why.  Cast your minds back to … Continue reading Cyber Security is Doomed

If you can’t explain it to…

…those with no knowledge of a subject, then you probably don’t understand the topic well enough yourself.  (That’s more or less what Einstein said, but he contradicted himself by also saying, on another occasion, that “If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn’t have been worth the Nobel Prize”.) The first statement … Continue reading If you can’t explain it to…