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Tag Archives: Awareness / Education

USA Today: Vista’s Security Authentication Checks Frowned Upon

– In yesterday’s USA Today, Edward C. Baig commented in his Personal Technology column regarding the Microsoft Vista SP1 release: “And the things that may drive you nuts about Vista – painfully slow boot times, overly intrusive security pop-ups – persist.” It’s…

Mark Your Calendar: InfoSec World Conference & Expo 2008

– March 8 – 14, 2008 I’ll be in Florida at the InfoSec World Conference and Expo! One can download the conference guide here. As I mentioned earlier, bloginfosec.com is the official conference blog for InfoSec World 2008. MIS Training Institute issued me a press pass to the event and I…

Marketing Value-add: Airport Security Friendly Shoes

– Florsheim is marketing airport security friendly shoes! The tag reads: This shoe affords all the comfort and support of a normal steel [?] without the anticipated travel delays. so pick up a pair. And proceed directly to your gate for departure. You can find a full list of Florsheim airport…

Official Blog: InfoSec World Conference & Expo 2008

– I’m very excite to be headed to MISTI’s InfoSec World Conference and Expo 2008 in March. As the official conference blog, they’ve offered me a press pass. I’m hoping that the hotel has wireless internet access so I’ll be able to do some live (or semi-live) blogging!…

Equifax: Will not disclose inaccurate upstream data provider

– My credit is monitored for possible changes to my accounts. It turns out that one piece of information on my credit report was changed and now is not correct. It’s not life threating and does not impact my credit score, but it’s still incorrect information. To resolve this issue, I…