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How to Hunt Down a Cyber Attacker

Armadillo, 22 Mar, 2019

Catching a glimpse of a large windswept lake for the first time is many anglers’ dream, wondering what lurks beneath and where are you best placed to catch th...

Learn from my Crypto Currency Mistakes

Armadillo, 15 Mar, 2019

If you believe that good security posturing adds too many layers of complexity, just read the story of the guy (me), who lost all his crypto currency by not pra...

Building a Secure Environment with Managed Services

Armadillo, 21 Feb, 2019

I bought a new house recently, an idyllic location, bigger home, with the capability to extend – which I did. In my previous home, I did a series of DIY jobs ...

Useless or Userless? – A CISO’s Nightmare

Armadillo, 14 Feb, 2019

If you are in the cyber security industry and enjoy the new annual ‘fad’, which over the last decade has evolved into the new monthly ‘fad’ as consumeri...

Protecting our Clients from Email Spoofing – Our DMARC Journey

Armadillo, 8 Feb, 2019

Most organisations have been successful to some extent in blocking malicious emails targeted at their employees. Various on-premise and cloud providers exist to...

Narrowboat Nightmares Continued: How Threat Intelligence Could Have Saved Me Thousands

Armadillo, 4 Feb, 2019

So here’s another fun story around my narrowboat nightmares, if you didn’t catch the last one, I would recommend giving it a read here. This time my streak ...

Phishing, Delays & Incidents

Armadillo, 28 Jan, 2019

+218 min traffic delay for a 55 min drive after a brief flurry of snow gave me time to make a lot of calls and reflect on a book I have recently read.   Ph...

Thrown into the Deep End

Armadillo, 17 Jan, 2019

Scuba diving was one of those activities that I’d always wanted to try out, but for one reason or another (namely a deep-seated fear of the deep blue sea) I a...

Cyber Insurance – Still a Valid Tool for Risk Management?

Armadillo, 14 Jan, 2019

Insurance providers over recent years have dipped their toes in the water in the provision of Cyber-Insurance to organisations. Digital Transformation has made ...

Phishing for the Catch of a Lifetime

Armadillo, 4 Jan, 2019

Awaking bleary eyed to that unprecedented sound of an alarm going off is the bane of most working people’s lives 5 or 6 days a week. The usual realisation tha...