Archives for: "September 2007"

  2007-09-12

File Wiping and Disk-on-Key

  21:57, by Hagai Bar-El   , 522 words
Categories: Security Engineering
Most vendors selling security software that deals with removable devices or with flash storage mediums such as Disk-On-Key (DoK) provide the functionality of file wiping (often called shredding) from the removable medium. This feature allows the user to… more »

  2007-09-07

Survey About DRM Acceptance

  21:54, by Hagai Bar-El   , 384 words
Categories: Security Policies
About a month late I got to see this news item about a survey that results in a conclusion that people are finally getting used to DRM. Among other things, it says that: The overall messages from these studies are: higher-priced DRM-free downloads… more »

  2007-09-06

Countermeasures That Can't Be Modeled

  21:53, by Hagai Bar-El   , 800 words
Categories: Security Policies
A couple of nights ago I drove back from some family event and got pulled over by a cop. Okay, I agree that this for itself is not worth a blog post. The cop asked me to open the window, he looked at me, asked me where I come from and where I am going… more »