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Awareness and Training

This is the blog for MindPoint Group's Information Security & Privacy (ISP) division. We hope to use this to contribute to and debate ideas among the ISP community.
30
May
2012

Security Metrics as a Clothing Size??

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Today I read about the Flame virus on the Washington Post and all I could think was “hmmmm, what an odd way to describe the virus.”  The author’s point seems to be that the virus is extremely complex and includes a range of functions and features making it resemble a complete software package more than

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04
Apr
2011

Epsilon Interactive: A Data Breach That Probably Impacts You

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Over the weekend a family member emailed me.  They had received an email from their bank saying that some company named Epsilon Interactive had been hacked placing their email at risk.  I sent back an emailing explaining who Epsilon Interactive was (after a little digging), and explaining the potential impact of the attack as well

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19
Feb
2010

Search Poisoning and Security Awareness Training

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I was talking to my brother just now about recent search poisoning that was occurring related to the story about the guy who crashed a plane into the IRS building.  He works in a SOC at a large organization, and saw someone last night who searched for something like “echelon building plane crash” within the

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