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May 12, 2015 | Vulnerability Assessment and Management
By Daniel Maloof, IANS Managing Editor

 Aaron Turner to Deliver a Feature Presentation at ISSA-LA Information Security Summit

When you think about the marvel that is the international cellular network, it is truly amazing to realize that the ability to communicate with one another is very nearly universal. But, as with any complex network, there are significant opportunities for attackers to exploit vulnerabilities in components of the system.

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November 21, 2017 | Mobile Client Devices
By Aaron Turner, IANS Faculty

 Best Practices in Drone Security

Drones offer a cost-effective way to perform tasks like remote monitoring and equipment inspections, but how secure are they? In this Ask-an-Expert live interaction, IANS Faculty Aaron Turner provides an overview of the market and offers tips for ensuring drones don't adversely impact your security posture.

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November 15, 2017 | Authentication
By Aaron Turner, IANS Faculty

 Correlate Real-World Users to Digital Identities

From ERP systems to Active Directory, digital identities are spread throughout our digital infrastructures. Unfortunately, most large organizations have no good way of correlating those digital identities to actual humans, a situation that both opens security holes and makes moving to new technologies like cloud and mobile much more difficult than it needs to be. In this report, IANS Faculty Aaron Turner shows how three key identity management building blocks can be used to effectively correlate real-world users to digital identities and improve enterprise security.

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October 11, 2017 | Encryption, Digital Signatures, Certificates, Tokenization
By Aaron Turner, IANS Faculty

 The Future of Enterprise Encryption: Prioritizing What Matters

Encryption is a hard technology to understand and an even harder one to deploy in a consistent, reliable way. In this report, IANS Faculty Aaron Turner explains how enterprises should be re-prioritizing their encryption technologies, staffing and investments to handle the increasingly larger role encryption is set to play in today's (and tomorrow's) information security programs.

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September 20, 2017 | Account Provisioning
By Aaron Turner, IANS Faculty

 Revoke Network Access Efficiently and Effectively

Depending on the human element and manual notifications to revoke network access when users leave the company is neither scalable nor dependable. In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Aaron Turner suggests using some script-based workarounds to automate the process while evaluating the move to a newer, more automated IDAM platform for the future.

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August 14, 2017 | Embedded Systems and Internet of Things
By Aaron Turner, IANS Faculty

 The Internet of Criminal Things: How Technology Commoditization Has Driven Our Current IoT Nightmares

Just like all technologists, criminals have taken advantage of the low costs of high-performance components such as Bluetooth and cellular modems. In this webinar, IANS Faculty Aaron Turner discusses how enterprises can use a diverse set of technologies to monitor for the presence of “Criminal Things” and what kinds of controls are available to help solve the problem in the long term.

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July 31, 2017 | Incident Investigations, Handling and Tracking
By IANS Faculty, IANS Faculty

 Poll: Is It Better to Shut Down/Disconnect a Suspected Malware-Infected Device or Leave It Running?

When malware strikes, ensuring employees know and take the right steps immediately can make all the difference. In this report, IANS Faculty Mark Clancy, Dave Kennedy, Aaron Turner and Marcus Ranum weigh in on whether employees' first step should be to shut down the infected machine or contact security. 

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