Entries by Cameron Camp

Work from home: Improve your security with MFA

Remote work can be much safer with the right cyber‑hygiene practices in place – multi‑factor authentication is one of them If you happen to be working from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you should beef up your logins with Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), or sometimes called Two-Factor Authentication (2FA). That way, you don’t have to entrust […]

Work from home: How to set up a VPN

As the COVID-19 pandemic has many organizations switching employees to remote work, a virtual private network is essential for countering the increased security risks If you’re newly working from home because of the COVID-19 outbreak, you probably have to learn some new tools and tricks very quickly now. Here we look at virtual private network […]

RSA 2020 – Is your machine learning/quantum computer lying to you?

And how would you know if the algorithm was tampered with? Quantum computing is the new heir apparent to AI in terms of number of wild security claims. Several years ago, you could add AI to a marketing sentence and then sell products of vacuous import. That crown is oozing toward quantum. Throw in encryption […]

RSA 2020 – Hacking humans

What the human battle against biological viruses can teach us about fighting computer infections – and vice versa This year at the RSA conference in San Francisco there’s an unspoken unrest about the threat of a rapidly spreading virus. Not a digital one this time, but the oft-demonized coronavirus. It gives us a chance to […]