Archive for November, 2014

MasterCard and Visa to end password authentication

This is an interesting article: MasterCard and Visa to end password authentication Biometrics are starting to go mainstream as a means of authentication.  My one word of warning to anyone looking at biometrics as a form of authentication is to consider a “proof of life” requirement for biometric authentication.  If the stakes are high enough, there […]

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Some Brief Thoughts on Logging

I found this article in my news feed this morning: Why PCI Will Issue Log Monitoring Guidance I tried tweeting it but could not properly rant in 144 characters or less so here we are on the blog. This article brings up two very important aspects of information security management.  The first one is log monitoring.  You […]

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