Tag Archives: data at rest

Encryption and the Emperor’s New Clothes

– Everyone appears to be gobsmacked when it comes to encryption … techies, IT folks, infosec professionals, legislators, regulators and the public at large. After all, encryption algorithms have been developed by the brightest of mathematicians and computer scientists. But, apart from a few…

Are Protected Data Safe?

– What am I missing? Time and time again the fortress approach to information security is trotted out in all its glory … only to be deflated by some easy, cheap way of getting to the crown jewels. So it is in a column by Jennifer Saranow Schultz with the title “Data Is Protected, but Is…