SecTor 2019

Dunno how I hadn’t heard of SecTor in Toronto before now – here’s a quick summary of my experience.

When Judaism Meets Science

It isn’t often enough that a work like this, one of astonishing curiosity, intention, intelligent humour, and thoughtful artistry finds its way into my hands. Occasionally, such whimsical discoveries are connected to me in more ways than one.

Data Rights Are Human Rights

The California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) goes into effect on January 2020. Here’s what you need to know.

Experience is the move.

The move to a new understanding, an action, a motion that moves us closer to a broader perspective.

Anti-virus and Anti-malware: What’s the Difference?

You may wonder, “I have antivirus installed so I’m good, right?” Nope. Anti-virus is better than nothing but it’s not good enough to be your sole protection against the more sophisticated types of threats we see today. Keep in mind that viruses are also a type of malware among several common types that anti-malware detects better…

Fight Malware: Use DNAT Rules

Another #InvisibleOpSec – how to improve efficiency, security, and privacy with little or no cost and minimal effort.

FIREWORKS!!!

It’s a great time of year to share a fun fireworks vid I made a ways back:

Father’s Day 2019

A self-indulgent letter to a son from his dad to be read some day in the distant future.

A Firewall for iPhones

Guardian’s firewall for iOS is about to be released in the U.S. Here’s some early thoughts on it.

Only #InvisibleOpSec can save us!

DMARC is complex so here’s a one-stop shop about what it is and how it can help minimize the number of phishing emails that reach your inbox.

Idea Machine!

My little boy teaches me to innovate within a limited set of materials and parameters by asking me to draw a unique napkin for his lunch each day.

Grace Hopper on Letterman

Some heavy gratitude to John Feminella (@jxxf), Jeff Roberson (@jeffroberson), and @snipeyhead for sharing their inspiring conversation via twitter today that turned me onto this incredible clip.

Life, Nematodes, and Zero Effect

I agree with anyone who says Zero Effect is one of the greatest existential movies ever made, if only because of a single line…

Who Needs Empathy?

Doors that people occasionally open to help us understand them don’t ever stay open. They require the same level of nurturing + gentle-reign-holding each + every time we endeavor to make safe passage near + through them. In order to guide our human collective to better design decisions every day, many opportunities to deliver the best solutions are still missed for reasons out of our control, because of budgets, politics, bias, etc.