Articles By Mathias Thurman

Uniform security for a diverse outsourcing world

Uniform security for a diverse outsourcing world

I'll be traveling again in the next few weeks, this time to Vietnam. We've been outsourcing some of our operations...

March 8th, 2009 Mathias Thurman
Eyeing risks while cutting costs

Eyeing risks while cutting costs

We're still dealing with fallout from the weakening economy . Besides the massive layoff I wrote about last time, each...

January 20th, 2009 Mathias Thurman
Opinion Pinning down policy

Opinion Pinning down policy

The issue of policy writing has never been an easy one, but one way to tackle the problem is to...

July 30th, 2007 Mathias Thurman
Keeping wireless rogues in check

Keeping wireless rogues in check

I finally settled on a strategy for wireless security. As wireless access points began appearing on our company's network, we...

February 6th, 2005 Mathias Thurman
WLAN chase reaches endgame

WLAN chase reaches endgame

For the past month or so, I've been struggling to find a way to locate and eliminate rogue wireless LAN...

November 26th, 2002 Mathias Thurman
WLAN Wars III: Attack of the rogues

WLAN Wars III: Attack of the rogues

This is the third time I've addressed wireless LAN (WLAN) security issues in this column, but the problem is only...

October 2nd, 2002 Mathias Thurman
Staff resignations put security ops in triage

Staff resignations put security ops in triage

Two members of my security team gave their two-weeks' notice this week. Each departed for different reasons. Our most technical...

June 30th, 2002 Mathias Thurman
Tutorial/How-to: WLAN install leaves corporate net open

Tutorial/How-to: WLAN install leaves corporate net open

No matter how much detail one provides to upper management regarding a vulnerability or a security issue, sometimes a technology...

May 26th, 2002 Mathias Thurman