Security Awareness- Wizer Review

An important part of any information security program is having empowered and aware users. They are integral to any organizations defense against Bad Things ™. Users who can recognize something being “not right” and then know what to do when their...

Incident Response as a Game

Incident Response training and testing is always a bit of a black art. When a client suggested I look at Black Hills’ Backdoors and Breaches as a way to stage their annual incident response tabletop exercise, I was a bit skeptical. But I was also excited to try...

Takeaways from the $566M BriansClub Breach

Reporting on the exposure of some 26 million stolen credit cards leaked from a top underground cybercrime store highlighted some persistent and hard truths. Most notably, that the world’s largest financial institutions tend to have a much better idea of which...

Cachet Financial Reeling from MyPayrollHR Fraud

When New York-based cloud payroll provider MyPayrollHR unexpectedly shuttered its doors last month and disappeared with $26 million worth of customer payroll deposits, its payment processor Cachet Financial Services ended up funding the bank accounts of MyPayrollHR...