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    Whitelisting is an important security control and is considered so effective against targeted attacks that the Australian Defence Signals Directorate (DSD) rated it one of the four most important controls.
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    Martyn Ruks considers how this iconic crime would be investigated if it happened today?
  • Passport
    When a wise man suggested the idea of an ‘internet passport’, it attracted a largely critical response. The main objectors focused on the viability of the suggestion; how would it be implemented and how could it be assured and secured?
  • Woman Head Silhouette
    John Mitchell is Managing Director of LHS Business Control, a member of BCS Council, a member of the Audit and Risk Committee and Chair of the Information Risk Management and Assurance SG. John ponders the question… Who are you?
  • Dominos
    Ilia Kolochenko, CEO of High-Tech Bridge, debates the question: Can 'capture the flag' (CTF) players replace professional penetration testers?

Cyber to the Citizen

BCS has launched a new initiative, Cyber to the Citizen, to help people understand how to keep themselves safe online. The initiative is in conjunction with Get Safe Online.

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