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IT Security Concepts

IT Security Concepts

Introduction

This document is an attempt to formulate basic reasoning behind security technologies, we should employ. It is not trying to analyse the actual techniques used and tries to stay away from technology comparisons. I apologize for some of the analogies that may sound infantile. The reason for this is two-fold: it may help to explain the concept to a non-technical reader, but also, I found that using simple analogies may sometimes expose holes in our thinking.

Why use security systems

It is quite obvious that any security system has a cost, not only in terms of cash, but also – more significantly –

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FBI to #WordPress users: patch now before ISIL defaces you

If you are running Joomla sites oatch up as well > FBI to WordPress users: patch now before ISIL defaces you on The Register — http://theregister.co.uk/2015/04/08/supercache_goes_ballistic_word_press_is_atrocious/

Have you been pwned?

Don’t you wonder all the time how all these spammers got your email address?

Who has your email address and who is selling it and what they are going to do with it?

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Hacking and Cyber Crime

We have all heard of major hacking and cybercrimes, Snapchat being one of the latest but did you know, according to the Symantec Internet Security Report 2013, 50% of attacks are aimed at SME businesses.

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