As an electrical engineer growing up in the power industry, I was fortunate to be around much of the electrical power infrastructure that most of us take for granted. From coal-fired power plants, hydroelectric, and gasification, I also had the good fortune to learn about high voltage transmission, substations and switching, and SCADA first-hand. It’s
The Denver ISSA chapter has a one day security conference on April 5th in Denver. Have a look at the agenda for topics of interest. The conference seems to focus on C-Level and executive security topics.
In my Illusions of Information Security white paper, I make the point that if you wanted to protect something really important (like your data), you’d want the perimeter fence (the firewall) AND the alarm system (the Intrusion Detection System). You’ve run out of excuses for failing to act. StillSecure announced a freeware IDS. We’ll be