Entries by Jim Red

Regular Software Patches Could Have Prevented Equifax Breach

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Regular Software Patches Could Have Prevented Equifax Breach”, In Cyber Defense, 3 October 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/regular-software-patches-prevented-equifax-breach/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security We often think of Equifax as a company that can be trusted […]

Kasparov Urges DEFCON Participants to Use AI More and Kaspersky Security Software Less

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Kasparov Urges DEFCON Participants to Use AI More and Kaspersky Security Software Less”, In Cyber Defense, 3 August 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/kasparov-urges-defcon-participants-use-ai-kaspersky-security-software-less/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security Between July 27 and July 30, the […]

DEFCON Hacking Conference Features Diversity as Its Mission

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “DEFCON Hacking Conference Features Diversity as Its Mission”, In Cyber Defense, 3 August 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/news/defcon-hacking-conference-features-diversity-mission/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security The DEFCON Hacker Conference in Las Vegas celebrated its 25th anniversary on […]

BSidesLV Information Security Conference Provides Useful Job Information

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “BSidesLV Information Security Conference Provides Useful Job Information”, In Cyber Defense, 27 July 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/bsideslv-information-security-conference-provides-useful-job-information/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security In addition to learning more about information security, the BSidesLV Information Security […]

First Day at BSidesLV Information Security Conference Offers Insightful Lessons

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “First Day at BSidesLV Information Security Conference Offers Insightful Lessons”, In Cyber Defense, 26 July 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/first-day-bsideslv-information-security-conference-offers-insightful-lessons/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security The BSidesLV Information Security Conference was filled to capacity on […]

BSides Las Vegas Information Security Conference Opens

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “BSides Las Vegas Information Security Conference Opens”, In Cyber Defense, 26 July 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/bsides-las-vegas-information-security-conference-opens/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security BSidesLV, a non-profit organization designed to advance information security knowledge, opened its annual […]

Cybersecurity Hazards Abound in Airports, Parking Lots and Conventions

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Cybersecurity Hazards Abound in Airports, Parking Lots and Conventions”, In Cyber Defense, 19 July 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/cybersecurity-hazards-abound-airports-parking-lots-conventions/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security With so much public attention to viruses, ransomware and cyberattacks, you […]

Fileless Malware: A New Threat in the Cybersecurity Field

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Fileless Malware: A New Threat in the Cybersecurity Field”, In Cyber Defense, 29 June 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/fileless-malware-new-threat-cybersecurity-field/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security Currently, threats to your computer often involve some type of virus […]

Cyber Security Professionals Must Prevent Attacks or Be Terminated

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Cyber Security Professionals Must Prevent Attacks or Be Terminated”, In Cyber Defense, 14 June 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/cyber-security-professionals-must-prevent-attacks-terminated/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security My recent article, “Cyber Defenders Are Often Not Fired, When Others […]

WannaCry Ransomware Leads to Discovery of Earlier Hack

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “WannaCry Ransomware Leads to Discovery of Earlier Hack”, In Cyber Defense, 06 June 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/news/wannacry-ransomware-leads-discovery-earlier-hack/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security There is a new attack related to the recent international WannaCry (also […]