Do Cloud Applications Deliver Convenience or Danger?

Banned. Condemned. Not Allowed. These are some of the phrases used to describe what I consider some very useful cloud applications. As technological advances bring more consumer gadgets into our business environments, we as users begin to lose track of where our personal domain ends and our employer’s begins. It’s convenience that drives adoption of public cloud applications, mobile devices, and mobile apps in the business world. “If it makes… Read more


Could your mobile voicemail system help hackers unlock your online accounts?

In 1993, Peter Steiner submitted a pen-and-ink cartoon to The New Yorker magazine, featuring two dogs at a desk.  One of them is sitting in front of a computer screen and says to the other: “On the Internet, nobody knows you’re a dog” Steiner and The New Yorker probably didn’t realise at the time just how true that was, and what a challenge the issue would become as more and… Read more