Introduction I’ve been in the IT industry for more than 20 years. During that time, I’ve seen everything from viruses to worms and everything in between. Early on, I learned that there are a number of things that keep me up at night: threats; data breaches; regulatory compliance issues; and […]

Introduction Access control is one of the most important aspects of data security for any business. It’s also a topic that can be very confusing to many people, especially if they haven’t had to deal with it directly before. Fortunately, once you understand the basic concepts behind access control systems, […]

Introduction Network security is the combination of technologies, processes and policies that protect data and resources on a network. It is important to understand that network security is not just about protecting the network itself, but also protecting the business that rely on it. Network security protects sensitive data and […]