Data Breaches: Why they happen and How to Prevent Them

Equifax, Marriot, Target, JP Morgan Chase, eBay. What do all of these large corporations have in common? High profile data breaches. In 2017 Equifax exposed the personal information of more than 150 million people. In 2018 Marriot exposed the personal information of up to 500 million people. It seems that no company is safe and … Continue reading Data Breaches: Why they happen and How to Prevent Them

The Internet of Things: What We Can Learn From Stuxnet

In 2010 a malicious computer worm called Stuxnet was uncovered in the Iranian uranium enrichment facility Natanz. For months it had been wrecking havoc on centrifuges that played a vital function in the enrichment of uranium that would ultimately be used to develop nuclear weapons. The way Stuxnet worked was as follows. First it infects … Continue reading The Internet of Things: What We Can Learn From Stuxnet