Disclaimer: The opinions of the columnists are their own and not necessarily those of their employer.

Tag Archives: malicious insider

Going for the Gold, Man

– It was all over the news on July 7, 2009. A lowly $400,000 per annum developer had stolen computer programs that contained Goldman Sachs’ secret sauce, while in the process of trying to download some open source programs … or so he apparently claimed. …

An Analysis of the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse “Chronology of Data Breaches” and Implications for Information Security Professionals (pt. 2)

– A few weeks ago, I presented the results of an analysis of data breaches occurring in 2007, the last full year for which information is available; the “Chronology of Data Breaches” database, available at the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse website (privacyrights.org) provided source data…

An Analysis of the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse “Chronology of Data Breaches” and Implications for Information Security Professionls (pt. 1)

– Within the next few weeks—if not earlier—you should visit the “Chronology of Data Breaches” database available at the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse website (privacyrights.org). The database provides a listing of privacy-related security breaches that have been reported in the United States,…