I had the opportunity to watch the harsh reality of ransomware unfold before me whilst sitting in the dentist chair today. It wasn't pretty.
Mandatory collection of metadata is increasingly being rolled out around the world. Unfortunately, the Australian government has just demonstrated why so many people are concerned about it.
We've got a lot of really great security patterns at our disposal these days. Thing is though, they're still way too hard for your average person which means adoption suffers.
HTTPS is an essential part of securing the web, but there are certain things it can't protect your from that take many people by surprise.
The idea of "zero incidents" is a fundamentally flawed concept when we're dealing with complex systems.