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@PhilipHungCao, CISM, CCSP, CCSK, CASP, CIW-WSP, GICSP, PCNSE, ACSP, CCDA, DCSE, JNCIA, MCTS, MCSA, VCP5-DCV, VCP6-NV, ZCNT is a #TekF@rmer. He has 16 years' experience in ICT/Cybersecurity industry in various sectors & positions.
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Meltdown/Spectre: Not Patching is Not an Option


The most prominent data security events of 2017, such as WannaCry and Equifax, were direct results of poor patching practices. Now, 2018 is off to a menacing start with disclosure of two hardware vulnerabilities affecting most modern microprocessors and requiring a number of patches on several levels of defenses. To clarify, Meltdown is a vulnerability … Continue reading

Make 2018 the Year for Securing the Internet of Medical Things


News of medical device security flaws are increasingly in the news. Consider the announcement from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration last year about a flaw in one model of a St. Jude Medical implantable pacemaker. This was subsequently covered in more than 14,000 published reports to date. Thirty-four different individuals sent me a message soon after … Continue reading

Encouraging Women in Tech is About a Better Future for All of Us


Why is ISACA’s SheLeadsTech program needed? Why does the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development consider the technology gender gap to be an important topic to address, and who must be involved in the solutions? Where are we now? Thematic focus and indicators are useful to understand the current situation. Factors such as access to education and training, Internet usage … Continue reading

Launching of Application Containers and Microservices


The Cloud Security Alliance is launching the Application Containers and Microservices (ACM) Working Group. The CSA ACM Working Group previously work with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) ACM Working Group to provide research, guidance, and best practices for the secure use of application containers and microservices. CSA is currently looking for volunteers … Continue reading

In the Age of Cybersecurity, Are Data Centers Ignoring Physical Security?


Maintaining a data center is a huge responsibility. While you certainly have systems in place for dealing with cyberthreats, are you giving enough attention to physical security? This is still a very important aspect of the security equation. Five Tips for Keeping Data Centers Secure The objective of physical data center security is pretty straightforward: keep out unauthorized … Continue reading

VTSP – NV (Network Virtualization 2017)


VSP – NV (Network Virtualization 2017)


Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer (PCNSE) – Based on PAN-OS® Version 8.0


A More Effective Cloud Security Approach: NGFW for Inline CASB


Cloud applications have changed the way organizations do business, introducing new security risks in the process. These applications are easy to set up and use for collaboration, and as a result, the volume and sensitivity of data being transferred, stored and shared in these cloud environments continues to increase. Simultaneously, users are constantly moving to … Continue reading

Four Important Best Practices for Assessing Cloud Vendors


When it comes to evaluating new vendors, it can be challenging to know how best to communicate the requirements of your vendor assessment process and ultimately select the right partner to help your business move forward — while at the same time avoiding the risk of a third-party security incident. After all, 63 percent of data breaches are … Continue reading

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@PhilipHungCao

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@PhilipHungCao, CISM, CCSP, CCSK, CASP, CIW-WSP, GICSP, PCNSE, ACSP, CCDA, DCSE, JNCIA, MCTS, MCSA, VCP5-DCV, VCP6-NV, ZCNT is a #TekF@rmer. He has 16 years' experience in ICT/Cybersecurity industry in various sectors & positions.

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