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Truth In Disasters

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, October 25, 2021

How Do We Know What We Know? Making Sure You Can Understand What Happened in an Incident. Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Until I reclined on my front yard, looking at the sky, following the instructions on how not to look […]


Why a SIEM Is Not a SIM

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, September 20, 2021

Why It Rhymes With SEEM (And its Not the I Before E Rule) Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . It’s the Gestalt. The idea that the whole is greater than the sum of it’s parts. That’s not something that is often brought […]


A Network is a Network . . . NOT!

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, August 23, 2021

Four Conditions … …For Why a Network Can be Anything But a Network! Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . I have to admit that infotex is being called into engineering meetings with larger organizations these days that are NOT community based banks.  We […]


Risk-Based Authentication Practices

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, June 21, 2021

A follow-up on Dan’s 2008 Password Manifesto On the NIST Publication on Digital Identity Guidelines Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . In June 2017, NIST released a special publication on digital identity, NIST SP 800-63, that is starting to get the attention […]


The Risk of AI Risk

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, May 24, 2021

Or, the risk of email hypnosis . . . And the other implications of complacency! Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Now that the pandemic is coming to an end, most of us are returning to our daily commutes.  Are you finding […]


Sometimes Say Sometimes

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, March 22, 2021

Another Manifesto A supply-chain manifesto by the author of Never Say Never: A Password Manifesto! Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . [Sssshh.  Turn out the lights.  Let’s lower our inner voices, as I have something to propose that might be a bit […]


The One Test

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Friday, January 8, 2021

The One Test… …Is there a Test that Covers 9/11’s of the Battle? Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Twenty years ago two geek-friends and I debated the following question:  “Is there an Audit Test that covers 9/11’s of the battle?” This […]


The Magnificent Seven 2021

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, December 21, 2020

Seven Trends . . . that small bank Information Security Officers face in 2021 Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Welcome to the Magnificent Seven, my annual predictive article about the seven trends in technology that will impact the Information Security Officers of […]


R7-2021

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Monday, December 21, 2020

Top Seven Risks . . . that small bank Information Security Officers face in 2021 Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Once again, I compile this list in preparation for updating our normal board of directors awareness training PowerPoints and movies and such. […]


Incident Response on Steroids!

By Dan Hadaway - Last updated: Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Turning Letters into Lemonade . . . Could Marketing Messages be Pre-Planned Into Response? Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . Something I just noticed: I now know what Yandex is. And I would not have known about this interesting browser had it […]