Archive | January, 2019

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Striking back against cyber attack: tempting, but no

Andy Kessler wrote an op-ed in the Wall Street Journallast week advocating for striking back against every cyberattack.  I’ve written before about why that’s a bad idea for private organizations, yet in this case he’s advocating for a government response.  While it’s very tempting emotionally, when we step back and look at the options and […]

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Managing online risk – beyond the basics

I had a conversation recently with someone who’s a ‘high value target’ about how to stay safe online and recalled an article earlier this year that a famous actress no longer will take selfies with fans because they include time and location information, as well as what she’s currently wearing. She’s worried about stalkers. While […]

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