This is basicly a report of something the Phasor Burn blog linked to.
Very nice blog btw, and he linked to my related rant on there, thank you for that The original is from an alt.sysadmin.recovery post from ‘99 by Mike Sphar, and it deserves reprinting:
I am hired because I know what I am doing, [...]
Today is my fourth day at the new job.
In some ways I feel I have taken a step back perhaps. It feels very much like many of the companies I worked for before DHL. Medium-to-small IT departments, medium-to-small user base. A lot of overlap between the roles of helpdesk (that they called the “frontoffice” here), [...]
Security Park - It is the employer not the employee who is the weakest link in a company###s IT security
It is the employer not the employee who is the weakest link in a company’s IT security
SurfControl has today announced the results of a new UK survey that uncovers an alarming level of complacency by employers [...]
Its not been posted just yet, but various sites are reporting the release of Symantec’s Internet Security Threat Report Volume VII.
Here is a link to where it probably will be posted:
With this report, keep 2 things in mind:
1. Symantec has a vested interest in selling and marketing their own Antivirus/spam/spyware products.
2. Symantec is nontheless in [...]