Born Killers: French Army Grooms Eagles to Down Drones

Born Killers: French Army Grooms Eagles to Down Drones

Watch the video! This is something really cool and interesting. The French Army is training golden eagles to protect its airspace.  Reported by RFI, a French current affairs radio station, “At Mont-de-Marsan in southwestern France a quartet of fearsome golden...
Before You Pay that Ransomware Demand…

Before You Pay that Ransomware Demand…

A site filled with great security-related information is Krebs on Security.  A recent article, Before You Pay that Ransomware Demand, has some very helpful information and links with “basic advice about where to go, what to do — and what not to do — when you or...
Will 2017 be the Year Your Home is Cyber-Attacked?

Will 2017 be the Year Your Home is Cyber-Attacked?

How’s this for a powerful, attention-getting first sentence:  “Will 2017 be the year your home comes under attack from cyber criminals?” The CNBC article continues, “Experts expect the number of attacks on the Internet of Things (IoT) will...
10 Rules for Cyber Security Vendors

10 Rules for Cyber Security Vendors

Gary Hayslip, the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for the City of San Diego (eighth largest city in the U.S.), is a bit tired of all the pitches that consistently miss the mark. Why? Because of 10 big reasons he outlines in his “10 Rules for...
7 Steps to Proactive Security

7 Steps to Proactive Security

In an opinion piece at NetworkWorld, Michelle Drolet shares “7 Steps to Proactive Security.” In the start of her article, she states “The key to securing against this threat lies in a common metaphor—if a ship has a hole, it is better to patch the...