The EU recently published a series of technical notes on Brexit preparedness. Here’s a selection of information security related PDFs from the published EU material.
“The IT profession makes decisions on behalf of us all and so it is vital that the workforce is representative of society. As well as being inclusive of age, gender, abilities and ethnicities it needs to be inclusive of people from all socio-economic backgrounds.” (Source: BCS Social Mobility Report)
https://www.wired.com/story/foreshadow-intel-secure-enclave-vulnerability/ The best practice advice continues to apply in these situations –
News of a new vulnerability in the Linux kernel is worth reviewing (https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/962459). The vulnerability affects kernels 4.9 and later, and can apparently be exploited by a remote attacker interacting with an open port. Patches are available.
The Deming Cycle has been around for a long time in information assurance and information security. It crops up in almost every introductory course on these topics, and can be found in a variety of frameworks and standards – for example, ISO/IEC 27001:2005 made the Deming cycle a core part of the ISMS until the… Read More »