September 16, 2010

Talking Computer Security

I was interviewed today on the Mooney show on RTE Radio 1.  The topic was about cyber crime and its impact on Ireland.  During the show […]
March 5, 2010

Irish Business Targeted by Online Criminals

The SiliconRepublic.Com and RTE both report today that the Garda Bureau of Fraud Investigation is investigating a number of incidents where businesses in the west and midlands […]
August 7, 2009

Securing Ireland's Digital Future

Ireland’s economy is now more than ever dependant on information technology and the Internet.  Both have enabled consumers and businesses alike to better access and deliver […]
July 21, 2009

Incident Response at Home

A friend rang me today to discuss how she and her husband had become the victim of an apparent keylogger attack resulting in large amounts of money […]
April 16, 2009

Speaking at The Calyx Security Seminar

Calyx are hosting their Security Seminar on April the 23rd in the Burlington Hotel.  I have been invited to be the first speaker of the day […]
March 9, 2009

OWASP Ireland AppSec Conference 2009

I am thrilled to see that OWASP will be hosting their first Irish Application Security conference here in Dublin on the 10th of September.   Application security […]
March 2, 2009

Protecting Your Windows Systems from the Conficker Worm

Subsequent to the critical out of cycle patch, MS08-067, issued by Microsoft in October 2008, the Conficker Worm was discovered which infected systems that had not […]
January 29, 2009

More Details of Heartland's Breach Emerge

More details available as to how the breach occurred at Heartland resulting in potentialy the biggest breach ever of nearly 100m credit card transactions.  Investigators discovered […]