Category: Information Assurance and Security

Cyber Monday Safe Shopping Tips

The last few years I’ve gotten asked by the media to talk about this. Here are my notes on best practices for staying safe shopping online over the holidays. I welcome ideas. Remember this is for “joe average user” and…

3 universities, one scam

This email from Dalhousie University (dal.ca) in Nova Scotia shows up in my inbox today. It came to me via San Francisco State University (sfsu.edu) to my Purdue email account. This wouldn’t be so bad but it is sending me…

2013 DerbyCon Friday Notes

The keynote opened with a we are family theme. I wasn’t quite sure if being welcomed into the family would require taking a name suffix based on a body part. You know something like sam “the thumb”. The chief scientist…