Tagged: coding

Security is Inconvenient, Deal With It! 0

Security is Inconvenient, Deal With It!

“ZD Net had an article entitled “Kernel vulnerability places Samsung devices at risk” and I thought “so, what's new” until I followed the link to the forum post on xda-developers. Then I just lost it because I'm certain that this is a result of plain and simple laziness. Here are my arguments for why I think it's laziness: First, This is Samsung we're talking about here….”

Cyber espionage threats against Australia rise: ASIO 0

Cyber espionage threats against Australia rise: ASIO

“Cyber terrorism and espionage have been highlighted as growing threats to Australian organisations and government departments, according to a new annual report by the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO). The Annual Report 2011-12, which was tabled in the federal parliament this week, found that ASIO completed more than 150,000 counter terrorism security assessments during the reporting period. Emerging technology and an Internet-connected world offer new avenues of espionage, read the report….”

Software Security Assurance: Figuring Out the Developers 0

Software Security Assurance: Figuring Out the Developers

“Lately, this blog has been all abuzz with DevOps, cloud topics and enterprise resiliency. Today I wanted to take us back to where this blog started – App Security. Sometimes you hear someone say something so controversial it sounds ridiculous, and your first reaction is ridicule and dismissal…