Archives for: "February 2015"

  2015-02-16

Book review: "Why Privacy Matters" by Glenn Greenwald

  07:50, by Hagai Bar-El   , 324 words
Categories: Security Policies, Sources
TED published an excellent talk: Why Privacy Matters, by Glenn Greenwald. Seldom do I call an online lecture "a must for all audience", but the TED lecture by Glenn Greenwald is worth such an enforcement. Glenn Greenwald is one of the key reporters who… more »

  2015-02-15

Top challenges of securing IoT

  22:03, by Hagai Bar-El   , 917 words
Categories: Security Engineering
As much as there is hype about the Internet of Things (IoT) and protecting it, there is no such thing as "IoT Security" per se. There is just the usual security engineering that is applied to IoT. Security engineering is about determining assets,… more »

  2015-02-11

Data about you is never thrown away

  11:01, by Hagai Bar-El   , 114 words
Categories: Personal News, Security Policies
I was quoted by The Enquirer saying that we shall all assume that data (from wearables and otherwise) that is collected by service providers will never be deleted. The data collected by wearables is only as protected as the network that holds it – and… more »