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Penetration testing is the enterprise security audit IT can’t fudge

By | August 21, 2020

The only objective way of assessing an organization’s #cybersecurity posture is through pen tests.This column summarizes results from several specialist firms like Postive Technology, Coalfire showing that most enterprises would fail a real-world security test. Indeed, it’s disturbing how easily hackers can breach a network, usually with just a couple steps using techniques that require little expertise. The… Read More »

Sights and Highlights from VMworld 2015

By | September 4, 2015

VMworld is a multifaceted experience, particularly for those of us where it may be the one time of the year where we can visit with far-flung friends and colleagues in the flesh. Indeed, the opportunity to have deep, stimulating discussions with other very smart people is perhaps the highlight of VMworld. Yet there were plenty of vendor announcements, technical… Read More »