IT Security

Mixed messages but a real threat.

The varying opinions on the real (versus perceived) threat of cyber-security and cyber-warfare remind me of the mixed messages we get about what is good and what is bad for us.

The only difference is that I need to click on “Health” instead of “Technology” on the BBC website.

Compare the following two articles, for example:

What are we up against?

With so many different terms around these days for the different types of malware that exist and the different types of attacks we are facing, I thought it would be a good idea to clarify the definitions of some of the more commonly used terms.

Check out:

By the way, today I am at the Brussels Expo @