Absolute’s Richard Henderson, Other “Ninja Badasses” Weigh in on Internet of Things & Cybersecurity

“Snuggling in for an evening of #IoTSecurity with @vefdotorg hosted by @ryansdwilson and other ninja badasses.” That awesome tweet from Dan Sutton (@dsutton1988) pretty much summed up an engaging panel discussion on privacy and security concerns related to the Internet of Things (IoT), held recently in Vancouver. Absolute’s own Richard Henderson, Global Security Strategist, was among the “ninjas” at the event, hosted by the Vancouver Entrepreneurs Forum and Ready...

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How a Proactive IT Strategy in K-12 Can Keep Students Safe
How a Proactive IT Strategy in K-12 Can Keep Students Safe

Technology is now an integrated aspect of today’s schools, with one-to-one computing enhancing and enriching the way we teach and learn. K-12 schools were expected to spend $4.7 billion on technology in the past year, with no sign of slowing, but the safety of the students who are using these technologies is often overlooked. In an article on eSchoolNews, I discuss How every school can promote safety in a digital...

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How to Secure Any Layered Security Model with the Right Foundation
How to Secure Any Layered Security Model with the Right Foundation

Security is not a black and white matter: there are vast shades of grey that exist in even the most well-thought out security architectures. APTs, zero-days, exploits, vulnerabilities, IoT threats, and the ever-present threat from an organization’s own users, all pose significant amounts of risk to your assets and the invaluable data stored on them. Not that many years ago, security was seemingly much easier – park a stateful...

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