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WordPress: powerful, yet vulnerable

Not to give this framework that powers much of the world’s Websites a bad rap, but at any one time there are around 1000 known direct or indirect vulnerabilities that are constantly being patched. So, if you have a WordPress Website, ALWAYS make sure it, and any plugins, are up to date with the latest […]


4 Information Security Risks coming in 2017

You would have to be living off the grid to not realise there are constant threats to not only your personal and financial information, but also to critical infrastructure and pretty much anything that is directly, or indirectly connected to the power of the Internet. 2017 sees the emergence of more regulations that could leave […]


Selling Security and Compliance

I read an interesting article on how as an IT professional, you can sell security and compliance of your internal and external network infrastructure to stakeholders and management. It is all about how you sell it; Sales. Not everyone wants to hear that they need to spend more on security in their IT infrastructure, however, […]


Target Corporation Cyber Attack

I was talking with a friend and colleague of mine today who got in a panic about a major hack involving millions of credit cards being stolen via a simple malware-based approach. I never knew about it, so got reading and came to realise rather quickly that this is really quite a simple attack, however, […]