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I am attending Gartner's Mega IT Symposium this week at Disney World. 6,000 attendees are crammed into the biggest venue I have ever seen for presentations.

October 10, 2007 by Richard Stiennon

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Children. Be very, very afraid.

I am sitting in on a presentation by Sam McQuade, a professor at Rochester Institute of Technology. He has a fascinating line of research at RIT on K-12 and cyber crime and victimization.

October 3, 2007 by Richard Stiennon

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The French chime in with "Me too!"

Add France to the countries that have acknowledged that they are under attack from China. They are not willing to commit to having any knowledge of the attacks being sponsored by the People's Liberation Army.

September 10, 2007 by Richard Stiennon

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Complacency?

I am at the IDG Security Standard event here at the Fairmont Hotel in downtown Chicago. Bob Bragdon, editor of CSO and CIO magazines made some introductory comments.

September 10, 2007 by Richard Stiennon

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TJX. Un-answered questions.

Repercussions from the biggest reported data breach incident in history are still being felt. Last month's arrest of a dealer in stolen credit cards in Istanbul is just one example of how information stolen from TJX Companies is still being used by criminals.

September 9, 2007 by Richard Stiennon

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Are Chinese attacks blunders?

Now the British press is reporting infiltration of Whitehall by the People's Liberation Army. You have to ask yourself is this just bad hacking on the part of the PLA?

September 5, 2007 by Richard Stiennon

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