Looking for a CTO / CIO / CISO?

I provide contracted CTO / CIO / CISO functions to organisations who need someone to help them with the role but don’t necessarily want to hire someone full-time. I can provide consulting by the hour, day or month. If you’d like to know more about my work history, please see my LinkedIn profile. You can […]

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Get your content on this site

I frequently get requests from people referencing articles they have written and correlating them with articles on my site combined with a request to either contribute new content to my site or for me to put their article here on kengilmour.com. I get enough of these requests to warrant writing this post. This site works […]

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Worried about Aadhaar misuse? Here’s how you can lock and unlock your biometrics

The Aadhaar card is quickly becoming a mandatory document that now serves as an identity and address proof. The government has also recently made it mandatory for tax payers to link their Aadhaar cards with PAN card for income tax filing. In fact, whether you are opening a new bank account, applying….http://www.bgr.in/news/worried-about-aadhaar-misuse-heres-how-you-can-lock-and-unlock-your-biometrics/

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How Vendors Can Help CXOs With Right Security Practices

Several large companies today are under the purview of ransomware attacks, and the impact is only getting advanced with time. The entire cybercriminal world has been taken over and it seems like there is no end to it. What’s alarming is the fact that while enterprises across the world are spending….http://www.cxotoday.com/story/how-vendors-can-help-cxos-with-right-security-practices/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20cxotoday%20%28CXOtoday%29

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Blocking of social media URLs on the rise, suggests government data

Social media URLs blocked on the recommendation of a government committee have increased from 10 in 2014 to 652 till June 2017, while those blocked on court orders during the same period came down from 432 to 83, the Lok Sabha was informed. Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Gangaram Ahir….http://www.bgr.in/news/blocking-of-social-media-urls-on-the-rise-suggests-government-data/

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Power Firms Alerted On Hack Attack Scenarios

The ISBuzz Post : This Post Power Firms Alerted On Hack Attack Scenarios appeared first on Information Security Buzz . News broke today that power firms around the world are being warned about how to spot if they are being targeted by hackers who shut down parts of Ukraine’s electricity grid.http://www.informationsecuritybuzz.com/expert-comments/power-firms-alerted-hack-attack-scenarios/

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