Articles By Joan Goodchild

RSA 2012: Stress and burnout in infosec careers

RSA 2012: Stress and burnout in infosec careers

Career stress and burnout is as common among information security professionals as it is among professionals in other high-stress fields,...

March 1st, 2012 Joan Goodchild
Three reasons VoIP abuse will grow

Three reasons VoIP abuse will grow

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- In its recent annual security report, Cisco Systems Inc. predicted abuse of voice over Internet Protcol (VoIP) phones...

March 9th, 2011 Joan Goodchild
Four skills CISOs need now

Four skills CISOs need now

Information security leaders of the future need skills that go beyond security, according to Lee J. Kushner. After several years...

February 17th, 2011 Joan Goodchild
What it’s like to steal someone’s identity

What it’s like to steal someone’s identity

Chris Roberts, founder of One World Labs, too often meets people who assume they have nothing worth stealing. His Colorado-based...

November 24th, 2010 Joan Goodchild
Report: Today’s workers value social media, ‘Net over pay

Report: Today’s workers value social media, ‘Net over pay

Most employees value trust, and the permission to use the Internet at work whenever they please, over compensation, according to...

May 19th, 2010 Joan Goodchild
MySQL developers release 5.5 beta

MySQL developers release 5.5 beta

The MySQL developer community has released the first public iteration of what will be the next version of MySQL, version...

December 18th, 2009 Joan Goodchild
Employee Christmas shopping spree strains IT security

Employee Christmas shopping spree strains IT security

Despite a lagging economy, many workers will shop online while at work this coming holiday season, according to a survey...

October 22nd, 2009 Joan Goodchild
Employers now hate Twitter, Facebook – Survey

Employers now hate Twitter, Facebook – Survey

Employers are increasingly putting the brakes on employee use of social networking sites on the job, according to a new survey....

August 19th, 2009 Joan Goodchild
4 ways to spot a liar

4 ways to spot a liar

Most people lie, whether they're covering up something sinister or just embarrassed over a mistake. Research conducted a few years...

July 27th, 2009 Joan Goodchild
Could you cope with a pandemic?

Could you cope with a pandemic?

In the wake of the swine flu scare, businesses are evaluating the potential impact on operations should a virus cause...

May 31st, 2009 Joan Goodchild