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Hack back, jack?

by Jay Heiser  |  March 20, 2013

It would be the rare soul indeed, who, after spending hours or even days cleaning up from a hack, didn’t feel the strong red rage of revengeful urges. And how...

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Do Your Lawyers Actually Know What the Law Is?

by Jay Heiser  |  June 20, 2012

It is only Wednesday, and already I’ve reviewed at least 3 different policies that require employees to obey applicable laws. This is not just self-evident—its a professional cop-out. Somebody doesn’t...

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Has ‘you must obey the law’ ever actually worked?

by Jay Heiser  |  June 19, 2012

Its not that I am categorically against the idea of law, but I am convinced that your typical corporate counsel is more motivated by personal convenience than by a sense...

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All employees must obey the law!

by Jay Heiser  |  December 14, 2011

I review a lot of corporate security policy material, and it is the rare organization that doesn't have an ITsec policy statement amounting to "all employees must obey the law." ...

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