Oh the Cyber Memories of 2016

Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us (Yes, but it usually chronicles the things that have never happened, and couldn’t possibly have happened.) -Oscar Wilde Dear Diary, As 2016 draws to an end, time slows, as though the world becomes reluctant to let go of this year in favor the next.[…]

May Need a Miracle on First Avenue

One of the tests of a true lover of Christmas films is whether one can quickly identify the actress who played the wondrous Maureen O’Hara’s daughter in Miracle on 34th Street. The answer is…Natalie Wood. If you are of a certain age you’ll be amused to be reminded that Miracle on 34th Street received a[…]

How Do We Succeed in the Cyber Security Battle? Episode III – Making the Business Case: Where Does Your Money Go?

This week’s post will introduce you to George Platsis, the newest member of SDI’s cyber team. George has an interesting educational background, with graduate degrees in Business Administration, Disaster and Emergency Management, Law, and Cybersecurity. He describes himself as a “practitioner-educator,” and his work focuses on what he terms “the people side” challenges of cyber[…]

An Avalanche Comes Tumbling Down

An avalanche is a force of incredible destruction. The deadliest avalanche in history took place on May 31, 1970, in Peru. Known as the Huascaran Avalanche, it was triggered by the Ancash earthquake. The epicenter of the earthquake was located 21 miles off the coast of Peru in the Pacific Ocean. A massive avalanche rolled[…]