With ATMs being hacked by kids in their lunch hour and KPMG reporting on a stunning data breach by the Immigration Department, you might think it’s been a bad week for InfoSec. But there are always lessons to be learnt and we’ve seen that humans are quite often still the weakest link, hence the PCI People pushing for merchants to demand better passwords.


To the cloud now, and Amazon’s AWS are continuing to use TrueCrypt despite its recent stunning meltdown back in May.


If you’ve upgraded your phone any time in the past 5 years, well done: you might have just given away a stunning amount of personal information.

Data Centre

In the data centre meanwhile, VMware thinks that all data centres will be whiteboxed within 10 years and HP has released products to help with software-defined data centres.