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Tag Archives: FUD Theater

FUD Theater: MSNBC reports sporting events now possible terror targets

– MSNBC reports that sporting events “could become” possible terrorist targets.”Could become” annoys me. They were already terrorist targets just like mass transit systems (subways, buses, bridges and tunnels), SCADA systems that control infrastructures, malls, etc. I call…

Information Security Failures and Brand Impacts

– Although I joined LinkedIn some time ago, I do not often check my account there. On a recent login, I noticed that Jeff Lowder — a Director of Information Security and Risk Management at the Walt Disney Internet Group — asked a great question. He gave me permission to post it here: As…

US: Politics, Terrorism and Homeland Security

– Religion and politics: two topics not to discuss at the office. To me, it’s the same online. This post is not a comment on politics, even though this is from a political article: Got it?! It’s good to see that one individual at MSNBC understands security and terrorism. Remember:…

A Physical False Positive in Hollywood

– Even the LAPD can have a false positive! …

FUD Theater: Microsoft, Vista, Vendors and the Media

– Vista is the most secure MS OS ever, but there will still be security issues. Stephen Toulouse (of Microsoft) takes this very reasonable expectation of Vista. I had noticed that Michael Howard took a similar stance on his blog too. More power to Microsoft. Given the iDefense Vista Security…