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Bill Brenner

Bill Brenner

March 10, 2014 3:34 AM

Meta Cognition & Critical Thinking in Open Source In ...

Akamai InfoSec Program Manager Benjamin Brown will give a talk at two upcoming events called "Meta Cognition and Critical Thinking in Open Source Intelligence (OSINT)."

Bill Brenner

Bill Brenner

March 7, 2014 7:46 AM

Patch Tuesday Preview for March 2014

Patch Tuesday is an important calendar item for Akamai customers, given how dominant Windows machines are in many companies. What follows is a preview of Microsoft's March 2014 Security Update. 

Bill Brenner

Bill Brenner

March 6, 2014 8:20 AM

More Great RSAC Videos

My friend David Spark, founder of Spark Media Solutions, does some outstanding videos each year during RSA. They are educational, humorous and brilliantly edited. His work appears on the site of one of our partners, security vendor Tripwire. Per an agreement, I'm sharing them here as well. Enjoy!

Bill Brenner

Bill Brenner

March 5, 2014 6:45 AM

Revisiting My Earlier Argument About Security Curmud ...

I've been thinking a lot about the culture of security since RSA Conference 2014, and find myself returning to a topic that got me in trouble three years ago.

Bill Brenner

Bill Brenner

March 3, 2014 4:50 AM

RSAC and BSidesSF: Week in Review

Another RSA Conference and BSidesSF is in the books. Here's a look back at our coverage for the week.

Bill Brenner

Bill Brenner

February 27, 2014 2:26 PM

RSAC: Video Updates Worth Watching

Each year at RSA Conference 2014, I team up with David Spark, founder of Spark Media Solutions. Specifically, he creates a bunch of clever, high-quality videos from the showroom floor and then I share them. So far, he has sent me four videos done for Ziff-Davis. Do yourself a favor and check them out.

Bill Brenner

Bill Brenner

February 26, 2014 5:40 PM

RSAC Q&A: Fighting Off DDoS Attacks

For RSA Conference 2014, we partnered with IBM to create content that's beneficial to customers of both our companies. As part of the effort, I was interviewed by Mary Karnes, a product manager with IBM Security Services. The ultimate question: how best to respond to DDoS attacks. Karnes primarily focuses on services that help defend against web attacks (including distributed denial of service) and targeted attacks. Information security has been

Bill Brenner

Bill Brenner

February 26, 2014 12:48 PM

RSAC Day 3: Relationship Between RSA, NSA Takes Cent ...

Day three of RSA Conference 2014 has begun at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Yesterday was an eventful day, so let's have a look at some of the high -- and low -- points in the news:

Bill Brenner

Bill Brenner

February 25, 2014 11:23 AM

Highlights from Day 2 of BSidesSF

The second and final day of BSidesSF was crammed with great talks. Here's a round-up of the discussions that caught my attention. As always, thanks to the volunteers and organizers who consistently make this a must-attend event.