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The Long View

Magical Thinking in Internet Security

Thursday, April 28, 2016 By Dr. Paul Vixie

Farsight CEO Dr. Paul Vixie shows how unmanaged complexity and lack of understanding pose greater risks than any lack of features or capabilities in a security technology portfolio.

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The Importance of Scale: A Critical Dimension To Keep In Mind When Benchmarking Passive DNS Options

Thursday, March 17, 2016 By Joe St. Sauver

Distributed System Scientist Joe St Sauver discusses how scalability should be a primary consideration when choosing a Passive DNS provider.

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Good Help is Hard to Find

Thursday, January 14, 2016 By Ben April

Director of Engineering Ben April discusses why it is not always easy to find good cyber security talent.

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How Some People Got Started in Security and Anti-Abuse Work: Anybody Remember Usenet?

Friday, October 9, 2015 By Joe St. Sauver

Distributed System Scientist Joe St. Sauver remembers Usenet and explains the link between it and some of today's computer security professionals.

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Systematically Collecting The Right Sort of Data About Cyber Security Incidents

Thursday, September 17, 2015 By Joe St. Sauver

Distributed System Scientist Joe St. Sauver discusses the need for consistency when recording security incidents.

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