Tag: hacking

  • Why data security regulation is bad

    The first government knee-jerk reaction in the face of a data breach is to create more government privacy compliance regulation. ┬áThis is analogous to shooting yourself in the foot while you hold the loaded weapon in one hand and apply band-aids with the other. Democracies like Israel, the US and the UK have “a tendency […]

  • Counter cyber terrorism with social networks

    The topic of offensive strategies against hackers comes up frequently and I am surprised and dismayed by the US strategies on combating cyber terror. The Americans are still thinking in a conventional warfare paradigm – in defending a new domain, William Lyn writes: It must also recognize that traditional Cold War deterrence models of assured […]