| by Berislav Kucan - Friday, 12 April 2013.
Developed by UK-based Titania Ltd., Nipper Studio is an interesting solution that takes a whole new approach towards security auditing. Wouldn't it be great to be able to analyze the security of vital aspects of your network in just a couple of seconds? It may sound overly optimistic, but Nipper Studio aims to do just that.
| by Zeljka Zorz - Wednesday, 10 April 2013.
If you want to start practicing penetration testing, you will be needing a test lab. This book will tell you what you need in order to do it, how to set it up, and how to use it in a simple, straightforward manner.
| by Berislav Kucan - Thursday, 4 April 2013.
One of the recent issues of Forbes magazine featured a three-page story on Lookout Inc., the company that, according to the article, has been able to trounce multibillion-dollar security giants like McAfee and Symantec.
With their free application for several types of mobile devices, they managed to attract more than 30 million users. Even if you, like me, don't equate the number of downloads with the number of users, it can't be denied that the company is on fire.
| by Mirko Zorz - Thursday, 28 March 2013.
As I've always worked at small companies, I've been fascinated by the politics and problems experienced by those working for larger organizations. Surviving and thriving in such an environment requires an entirely different skill set.
This book is about doing IT work in a challenging, fast-paced environment with shrinking budgets, inadequate equipment, and (sometimes) corrupt databases.
| by Zeljka Zorz - Wednesday, 20 March 2013.
Whether it's security vulnerabilities in software used by millions of home users and employees, or the natural human tendency to trust what comes at us, but even the most complex and far-reaching attacks today start with the compromise of a single endpoint.
Unfortunately, this trend will continue until we either all learn to avoid all of these threats or software and hardware developers churn out completely secure solutions - which means never. But, let's do what we can, shall we? Educating ourselves shouldn't be a chore, but a welcome option.
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