Security Culture

The ideas, customs, and social behavior of a particular people or society
that allows them to be free from danger or threats.

Tag Archive for breach

An ordinary data breach

  Recently I received an email from a nursing home. It was not meant for me, and it was full of confidential information. How did that happen? I am the owner of the domain merwe.nl and so I receive any mail addressed to email addresses ending with @merwe.nl. The nursing home has admitted a patient Van de Merwe and they…

Why you should invest in security culture

Security investments is often seen as buying either hardware or software to protect our assets, both physical and logical, often this is not enough to ensure that we achieve the security levels we seek. The missing part of the investments is often in building knowledge, culture and understanding. If we provide people with valuable assets, such as information, we must…